Mark Bourassa

Mark Bourassa, founding partner in a Las Vegas, Nevada law firm explains how the West Coast Casualty Seminar is the mecca of the construction defect arena. Bourassa describes what he is able to take away from his experiences and how he utilizes that information. Bourassa has a unique understanding of the current construction defect litigation environment and reflects on how the current economy is shaping future trends.  Read More

Gary Baumann Explains New Trends for Construction Defect Litigation

  Gary Baumann, shareholder in a Florida insurance defense law firm, discusses the changing and evolving industry of construction defect litigation at the West Coast Casualty Conference. Baumann explains the trend of efficient productivity. Being more productive gives you more “bang for your buck from your client’s perspective,” Baumann said. Baumann illustrates how the proper use of technology such as webinars can cut costs and the number... Read More

The Zweig Marketing Letter ROAD TO RESOLuTION Interview

“This article first appeared in The Zweig Marketing Letter (or The Zweig Letter) on June 6, 2011.” LiMa Solutions (short for “litigation management”) specializes in alternative dispute resolution and neutral claim management for the A/E/P and environmental industry. The new company started with blank slate marketing-wise, but developed and designed the logo, tag line, and web site, with the web site intended to be “a... Read More

Rick Righi on West Coast Construction Defect Seminar’s Purpose

Rick Righi on The WCC’s Defect Seminar     The West Coast Construction Defect Seminar is a west coast conference that companies attend every year to see the latest trends in the construction industry. Numerous case laws and policies are discussed and implemented at this function. Rick Righi, an attorney in Phoenix, Arizona comes to the west coast seminar every year to see the progress in the construction industry. He loves to pick... Read More

Conversation with Matthew Argue at WCC’s Construction Defect Seminar

In this video Matthew Argue an attorney practicing in San Diego for 13 years, head of construction department at his law firm, who became a full time mediator in 2004 is interviewed at the West Coast Casualty’s Construction Defect Seminar. Matt comments on West coast Casualty’s uniqueness, the relationships that are formed within the community and his learning experiences at the conferences. From Matt…. “You will find the full... Read More