Upcoming Webinars for OPCA Members

WeirFoulds Construction Lawyers Krista Chaytor, Faren Bogach and Jeff Scorgie present Tools for Success: Season 2 – A comprehensive practical webinar series designed to highlight the latest changes and developments that impact the construction industry. 

Resolving Disputes During the Project

Thursday, November 4, 2021 | 8:30 – 9:30 a.m. EDT

Disputes arise on the construction project everyday.  Join us to learn about simple solutions that can help you avoid substantial risk. With over 25 years’ experience, you will also hear from Steven Karst, Senior Contractor Administrator at Mobilinx, about his experience with managing claims.


  1. Where do disputes come up?
  2. Does the contract have a method for addressing the dispute?

Can you use adjudication?


Health and Safety

Thursday, November 18, 2021 | 8:30 – 9:30 a.m. EDT

Join us for a discussion on health and safety issues on the construction site. You will also hear from Craig Lesurf, President at Gillam Group, and the Chairman of the League of Champions. Craig is passionate about safety, education and the growth of the construction industry. 


  1. What role do owners play with safety?
  2. How does the CCDC 2- 2020 deal with safety?

What do you need to know about vaccination policies and COVID-19 on the jobsite?


Working with Subcontractors

Thursday, December 2, 2021 | 8:30 – 9:30 a.m. EDT

Join us for a discussion to talk about subcontractors with Margaret Taylor, a senior level executive with extensive hands-on experience in business leadership, management, and negotiations. Margaret has been a main player in the Construction industry for over 20 years.


  1. How you can avoid prompt payment loopholes?

Can you back out of quotes?