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Release of Liability and Waiver Due Diligence

Learn and understand how to draft and enforce liability and release clauses as well as discuss how to tell the difference between liability waivers and other forms of liability.

This program will explain the differences between liability waivers and releases and other forms of liability limitations. It will discuss the state-by-state approach to enforceability of liability waivers and releases and provide you with the tools needed to draft and review liability and release clauses to determine their enforceability. This program will also discuss a number of emerging issues in the enforceability of liability waivers and releases, such as waivers used in e-commerce transactions, waivers on behalf of minors, and employee waivers in the "Me Too" Era.

89 minutes
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Agenda

Overview of Liability Waivers and Releases

  • Liability Waivers and Releases vs. Other Types of Exculpatory Clauses
  • Types of Liability Waivers and Releases
  • Concerns Presented by Liability Waivers and Releases

Drafting Tips

  • Rules of Construction/Wording
  • Scope Issues
  • Placement/Appearance
  • Statutory and Public Policy Limitations

Developing Areas

  • E-Waivers
  • Waivers by or on Behalf of Minors
  • Employee Waivers in the Me Too Era
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OnDemand Course

Applications have not yet been submitted for Delaware, Idaho, Kentucky, Ohio, Oklahoma, South Carolina, and Wyoming CLE for this course. However, if you are interested in obtaining CLE for any of the listed states or have any additional credit questions please email us at [email protected] or call us at 866-352-9540.

This course was last revised on September 18, 2019.

Call 1-866-352-9540 for further credit information.

  • CA MCLE 1.5
     
  • Lorman Business Center, LLC. is a State Bar of California approved MCLE sponsor and this course qualifies for 1.5 CLE hours of participatory credit.
     
  • NM CLE 1.5
     
  • This program has been approved by the New Mexico Minimum Continuing Legal Education Board for 1.5 hours of credit.
     
  • OR CLE 1.5
     
  • Approved for 1.5 CLE credits in Oregon.
     
  • VA CLE 1.5
     
  • This program has been approved by the Virginia Mandatory Continuing Legal Education Board for 1.5 CLE credit hours.
     
  • WA CLE 1.5
     
  • This program has been approved by the Washington State Board of Continuing Legal Education for 1.5 hours of A/V credit under the Law & Legal Procedure category.
     

To earn each credit Lorman offers through the OnDemand learning platform, you need to watch 100% of the program. Also, for certain credits you will need to fulfill additional requirements which will be displayed on the "credits" tab when viewing the course.

Virginia MCLE requirements do not allow approval for programs that do not include an audio or audiovisual component.

This program was previously offered as a live webinar. Virginia MCLE requirements do not allow approval for attendance at duplicate programs.

This program does NOT qualify, nor meet the National Standard for NASBA accreditation.

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Over 34 years and 1.4 million customers worth of experience providing continuing education. Our passion is providing you world-class training to help you succeed in business and as a professional.

Faculty

Thomas A. Marrinson

Thomas A. Marrinson

Reed Smith LLP

  • Partner in the Chicago office of Reed Smith LLP
  • Practice focuses on commercial litigation and contracts, with a special emphasis on insurance coverage and other forms of contractual risk transfer
  • Regular speaker and presenter on topics involving insurance coverage and risk transfer, and is the author of numerous publications, including Professional Liability Insurance and co-author of Insurance Coverage Disputes
  • Member of the Board of Legal Aid Chicago and a Governing Member of the Brookfield Zoo
  • J.D. degree, UCLA School of Law; A.B. degree, Columbia University
  • Can be contacted at [email protected]
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Product ID: 406232
Published 2019
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