Publications

"The Evolution of Green Building: A LEED Breakdown for Design Professionals," DRI The Critical Path June 26, 2015

“From motion-sensor lights and new bulb designs to practices that reward fuel-efficiency, the signs of green building in new offices and structures are all around us,” write Ellen H. Greiper and Jeffrey Migdalen, attorneys in Goldberg Segalla’s Construction and General Liability Practice Groups. “However, with green building becoming a requisite for public building contracts, design professionals must learn to minimize their exposure to liability.”

In this article written for The Critical Path, the newsletter of DRI’s Construction Law Committee, Ellen and Jeffrey examine the fundamentals of LEED certification, reasons to pursue it, potential risks design professionals may face in connection with green building projects, and practical tips for minimizing potential liability exposure on green projects.

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