Harco Verdict Impact on Construction Industry


Cozen O’Connor
277 Park Avenue
New York, New York 10172 

Date & Time

Start Date: 07/27/2016
Start Time: 9:00am
End Time: 10:30am


Harco Construction was found guilty of criminally negligent homicide and three counts of reckless endangerment in a work-site death of a laborer employed by a subcontractor. The New York County District Attorney has stated that this verdict “should signal to the construction industry that managing a project from afar does not insulate a corporation or general contractor from criminal liability.”

To learn more about the potential impact on your organization please join us in a roundtable discussion to:
• Understand the verdict
• Protect yourself from possible criminal prosecution
• Review potential effects of verdict on civil actions based upon New York State Labor Law

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