Most lawyers know about the “assumption of risk” doctrine and liability waivers, but COVID-19 has changed our perspective on what is considered reasonable or risky behavior. So how should we assess risk, or insulate ourselves and our clients from liability—if dinner-and-a-movie may be an inherently dangerous activity?
Time to enroll in an online class addressing liability waivers in the age of COVID-19.
This new program surveys existing Massachusetts law regarding liability waivers, including whether and why courts will enforce them. The panelists provide guidance for businesses and attorneys thinking about implementing a waiver requirement. Learn about considerations for drafting effective liability waivers, and hear helpful insight about whether and when to sign them pending resolution of this public health crisis.
MCLE webcasts are delivered completely online, underscoring their convenience and appeal. There are no published print materials. All written materials are available electronically only. They are posted 24 hours prior to the program and can be accessed, downloaded, or printed from your computer.