Must-Know Contract Clauses

Presenter: Joshua L. Grimes, Esq.

Wednesday, August 25, 2021
1:00 PM EDT
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As we re-enter the in-person meetings environment, meeting and event planners need to educated themselves about the latest contract clauses that apply to this transitional period.

Join Meetings Today and top meetings industry attorney, Joshua L. Grimes, Esq., principal of Grimes Law Offices, LLC, to discover key contract clauses to consider for your post-pandemic in-person, and hybrid, meetings.

Join this webinar and you’ll learn:

  • - Strategies to address health and safety concerns that may arise as we return to in-person meetings.
  • - Contracting lessons from the pandemic, and the new contract provisions developed in response.
  • - How to create solid clauses to protect your organization from future unforeseeable events.
  • - Protect against hidden fees and charges in future contracts.

Earn CEUs: The Events Industry Council has reviewed the learning objectives of this activity and has indicated that attendees will receive 1 CE hours in the Financial Management Domain of the CMP or CMP-HC Standards.



Joshua GrimesJoshua L. Grimes, Esq.
Grimes Law Offices, LLC

Joshua L. Grimes, Esq., of Grimes Law Offices based in Philadelphia, is a leading attorney in the association, nonprofit, meeting, and hospitality industries. He is a specialist in all matters relating meetings and conventions, as well as association & nonprofit governance.

Mr. Grimes’ expertise includes preparing and negotiating all types of meeting industry contracts. He also advises clients on avoiding liability risks. In addition, many organizations rely on Mr. Grimes to aggressively represent their interests when disputes arise, including in litigation, mediation, and other resolution procedures.

During the COVID-19 crisis, Mr. Grimes is advising meeting planners and event hosts on legal strategies for a safe return to in-person meetings, dealing with health and safety concerns, hybrid meetings. He is advising clients on the best ways to adapt their meetings and policies in the face of continued medical and economic uncertainty.

Mr. Grimes was named a 2020 Meetings Trendsetter by Meetings Today magazine and website. He was also recently awarded the 2019 Partnership Award by the PCMA Greater Philadelphia Chapter.

Mr. Grimes is one of the association and meeting industries’ most prominent speakers. He has appeared before industry professionals throughout the United States, and in Europe, the Middle East, Canada, and Mexico. Aside from his legal practice, Mr. Grimes proudly serves as an elected official, as a Commissioner in Lower Merion Township, Pennsylvania.


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