Legal & Business Issues Affecting Contractors 2024


2024 Seminar Topics Include:

  • Common Disputes & Legal Issues Arising in Construction Projects – Kurt Mitchell
  • Construction Contracts & Subcontracts – Chris Jones
  • Top Tax Planning Opportunities – Kevin Kalal
  • Government Compliance Issues for Contractors- Blake Nelson & J. Robert Keena
  • Minnesota Energy Building Code Refresher – Eric Boyd
  • Employees and Independent Contractors in the Construction Industry & 2024 Employment Law Update – Brian Niemczyk


  • Thursday, February 8, 2024
  • Wednesday, February 21, 2024
  • Registration beginning at 8am. In-person only all day seminar beginning at 8:30am.
  • This webinar has been APPROVED with the Minnesota Department of Labor and Industry for 7 hours of continuing education credits, including 1 hour of energy code credit & 1 hour business management credit for residential building contractors. Attendees must sign in and remain for the duration of the program in order to receive credit.

Course Instructors:

  • Blake Nelson, Rob Keena, Chris Jones, Brian Niemczyk, and Kurt Mitchell – Hellmuth & Johnson
  • Kevin Kalal, CPA, MBT– Abdo
  • Eric Boyd, Kevin Byrnes – DPIS Builder Services