This year's Pearlman annual conference will be held on September 6 - 8, 2017.
On behalf of the Board of Directors and Sustaining Members of the Pearlman Association, you are cordially invited to attend the 24th annual Pearlman Gathering whose events will be held in the Seattle area from September 6-8, 2017.
The Pearlman event will kick off Wednesday afternoon with a hosted hospitality reception in the Gazebo and Patio area of the Willows Lodge from 4:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Live music from local musicians Ernest Pumphrey and friends, scrumptious food and great friends make this a “must attend” reception, and we hope you are able to join us.
Thursday’s educational program will take place at the beautiful Columbia Winery, an incredible venue nestled in the Cascade foothills. The program is titled “Defense Wins Championships: Strategies and Ethics as Spearin Approaches 100” and focuses on important concepts dealing with defenses to performance bond claims, warranty claims, defective design specifications, and the damages caused from these. We have assembled various panels containing the leading surety attorneys, consultants, and company personnel to discuss several useful and informative aspects of claim handling with respect to performance and payment bond claims, as well as e-discovery and a touch of ethics as well. A hosted breakfast, buffet lunch, welcome reception and dinner will all be offered at the Columbia Winery on Thursday.
Friday’s half day program will cons... Read More