Inland Issues: October 2015

TOP TRENDING NEWS STORIES
Mercer Court, University of Washington, Ankrom Moisan Architects, WG Clark Construction
Mid-Rise Wood Construction: 
Key Issues Behind the Surge in Mid-Rise Construction  
 
Cost-effective, code-compliant and sustainable, mid-rise wood construction is gaining the attention of developers and design professionals, who see it as a way to achieve higher density housing and lower cost> 
 Food Safety: Impact of Food  
 Safety Modernization Act
 on Transportation Industry
 
  On February 5, 2015, the FDA published a 
  proposed sanitary transportation rule, which it is 
  mandated to do under the Food Safety 
  Modernization Act (FSMA). The proposed rule 
  seeks to apply a risk-based approach . . . >


  IMUA WEBINAR ON THIS TOPIC: SEPT 29  
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 How to Manage Your Emotions 
 During a Negotiation and Keep 
 Bullies at Bay
 
  Negotiation has earned, or perhaps always 
  had, a rather negative connotation. It is a 
  process that we use daily, but for some reason,

  negotiation is often thought of as a competitive   
  battle where all of the parties involved walk  
  away frustrated, annoyed, . . >

 

  IMUA WEBINAR ON THIS TOPIC: NOV 5
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 Imposter Theft -
 Can a Carrier be Liable?
 
  Unfortunately, impostor thefts have become all too
  common, partly because it is all  too easy for
  thieves to obtain information about high-value   
  shipments and how to steal them . . . >
 Rogue Drones:
 Drones are creating public safety hazards, 
 and there's little that can be done.  
 
  This summer, at one of California's numerous 
  wildfires, the appearance of a drone . . . >

   
   
Wednesday, September 16, 2015: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday, September 24, 2015: 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
 
Wednesday, October 7, 2015: 10:00 AM - 4:45 PM
 
Wednesday, October 28, 2015: 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

 

       Negotiating Skills: Effective Underwriter/Producer Relationships

         Tuesday, November 5, 2015: 1:00pm - 2:30pm

 
 



 
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