Originally posted Friday, 10 February 2012 Written by John Sier Some Owners believe that being an Additional Insured means that they have an absolute first layer of insurance coverage in the event of a claim. Several states,...Read More
Texas Joins States Passing Anti-Indemnity Statutes and Clarifies Rules on Wrap-up Insurance Programs
Originally posted Friday, 10 February 2012 Written by John Sier Indemnification is a common element in an effective construction risk management program. However, the scope of that indemnification requirement can become a matter...Read More
Originally posted Friday, 10 February 2012 Written by John Sier Suppose a project is complete, but a recurring water leak has made a portion of the building unusable due to interior damage and other moisture-related issues....Read More
Originally posted Friday, 10 February 2012 Written by John Sier The Indiana Court of Appeals in Plainfield v. Paden Engineering (February 25, 2011) ruled, among other things, that an Owner cannot terminate a constructor under...Read More
Originally posted Tuesday, 27 March 2012 Written by John Sier Perhaps the most consistent fact about the law is its inconsistency. Whether comparing state to state or court to court, every issue in each case is evaluated on its...Read More
COAA Owners Leadership Conferences
2019 Fall Owners Leadership Conference Nov 13 - 15, 2019, Atlanta, GA
Details Coming Soon!
Owner Training Institute (OTI)
Happy 25th Anniversary COAA!
COAA was founded to establish the Owner’s voice in the construction process. Over the last 25 years, COAA has evolved to Owners not just having a voice, but also having collaborative relationships with their architect and CM partners.