Participants taking this course will be able to:
Explain how courts evaluate a municipality’s liability arising from defectively maintained or designed highways.
List the special defenses applicable to claims based on defectively maintained and defectively designed highways.
Discuss how liability arising from motor vehicle accidents involving highway vehicles is evaluated.
Explain the Constitutional liabilities that may arise from a highway department’s operations.
Contrast between insurance and indemnity.
James L. Gelormini is an attorney in private practice in Rochester New York since 2008 after retiring from his position as a New York State Assistant Attorney General after 20 years of service.
Start: 8:30 am – 9:30 am
9:30 am – 9:45 am – Break
9:45 am – 10:45 am
10:45 am – 11:00 am – Break
End: 11:00 am – 12:00 pm