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Cheri T. Gatlin, Partner, Burr & Forman LLP to Speak at the Knowledge Group’s Event

The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, has announced today that Cheri T. Gatlin, Partner, Burr & Forman LLP will speak at the Knowledge Group’s webcast entitled: “Recent Modifications to the AIA Construction Contracts Documents: What You Need to Know Live Webcast.”

New York City, NY, March 30, 2019 --( This event is scheduled for Monday, April 08, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm (ET).

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About Cheri T. Gatlin

Ms. Gatlin represents contractors, owners and sureties in the work-out and resolution of construction defaults, and has defended contractors, owners and engineers in construction-related mass tort cases, including claims for exposure to asbestos, silica, lead, mold, arsenic and other contaminants. She has successfully litigated numerous multi-million dollar claims in Louisiana, Alabama and Mississippi. Additionally, Ms. Gatlin advises clients through the construction process and is currently representing an international company in the construction of a multi-billion dollar industrial facility.

She is a member of the Mississippi Bar Association, the American Bar Association (Tort and Insurance Practice Section and Member of the Forum in the Construction Industry), Steering Committee for Division 5 of the Forum of the Construction Industry and former member of the Charles N. Clark Inn of Court. Since 2010, Chambers USA has named Ms. Gatlin as a “Leader in their Field.” Chambers, a leading guide to the legal profession, noted, Cheri Gatlin is praised by clients as a “business-minded litigator who comes up with good strategies.”

About Burr & Forman LLP

For more than a century, Burr & Forman LLP’s experienced legal team has served clients at the intersection of business and government with local, national and international interests in numerous industry and practice areas, ranging from commercial litigation and class actions to corporate transactions, including bankruptcy and restructurings. A Southeast regional firm with 360 attorneys and 19 offices in Alabama, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina and Tennessee, Burr & Forman attorneys draw from a diverse range of resources to help clients achieve their goals and address their complex legal needs. The firm operates as Burr Forman McNair in North Carolina and South Carolina. For more information, visit the firm’s website at

Event Synopsis:

In April 2017, the American Institute of Architects (AIA) released its much-anticipated modifications on contracts documents which updated existing conditions and standards in the construction industry. One notable update is the conjunction of the Insurance and Bonds Exhibit to Article 11, resulting in a more understandable insurance coverage requirements and easier contract negotiations.

In this live webcast, a panel of distinguished professionals and thought leaders organized by The Knowledge Group will provide an in-depth discussion of the latest revisions in the AIA construction contracts documents. Speakers will dig deeper as they analyze its implications and provide best practices to prevent risks and pitfalls.

Key topics include:

AIA Construction Contracts Documents: An Overview
Latest Modifications in Construction Contracts Documents
Legal and Practical Implications
Common Pitfalls and Risk Issues
Managing an Effective AIA Construction Contract Document
What Lies Ahead?

About The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series

The Knowledge Group was established with the mission to produce unbiased, objective, and educational live webinars that examine industry trends and regulatory changes from a variety of different perspectives. The goal is to deliver a unique multilevel analysis of an important issue affecting business in a highly focused format. To contact or register for an event, please visit:
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