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Get Your Tickets! • Home Builders Should Know How Their Legal Team Identifies Risks • $50 Off B4 Conference + Free Course in Madison • Members Flock to New WBA Association Health Plan • Save the Date! 2019 WBA Event Dates Now Available • BOD Meeting Attendance Record • Happy Thanksgiving


Get Your Tickets!

 Republican Attorney General Association Has Schimel Up 3

Join us for the 2019 President’s Installation Dinner Friday, February 8th at the Orpheum Theater in downtown Madison! President-Elect Harvey Kessel will be installed along with other senior WBA officers. Tickets are $99/person, and sponsorship opportunities are still available!

The evening’s events will follow the first Member Meeting Day of the year held that afternoon. The tentative itinerary is as follows:

5:00 PM - 5:30 PM - Registration
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM - Cocktail Reception
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM - Installation of Officers
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM - Dinner
8:00 PM - 8:30 PM - Awards Presentation
8:30 PM - 9:30 PM - Entertainment/Bar Service

To learn more about the event and to purchase your tickets, click here.


Home Builders Should Know How Their Legal Team Identifies Risks

From Professional Warranty Service Corporation: Today’s home builders face a challenging task: Meet the intensifying demand for new homes, despite mounting financial and legal pressures.

It’s a sticky dilemma, and some of the industry’s top innovators are already piloting new business strategies and building methods in their attempt to reconcile home buyer needs with market realities. Such innovation always comes with risk, however, especially as construction projects become more complex—and nearly 8 in 10 construction and engineering companies admit their project risks are mounting. At the same time, profit margins keep getting slimmer as soaring land, material and regulatory costs continue to drive up the price tag on a new build. READ ON AT PWSC.


$50 Off B4 Conference Registration + Free Madison Course

Register for the Better Buildings: Better Business Conference and get $50 off the early bird price using this exclusive promo code at checkout (WBA login is required). You’ll also receive the opportunity to register for free to Peter Yost’s “Insulating and waterproofing high performance below-grade assemblies” course in Madison on Nov. 29. To take advantage of this complimentary course offer, please email Jenny Lanzel at JLanzel@seventhwave.org once you’ve registered for the conference!


Members Flock to New Association Health Plan

The new WBA Association Health Plan is quickly becoming a popular healthcare choice for members! The plan was developed in conjunction with The Insurance Center of Wisconsin and underwritten by WPS Health Insurance. WBA membership is required of the business owner, there is health underwriting, and health insurance must be offered to all your employees. Learn more about the plan here (login required).


Save the Date! 2019 WBA Event Dates Now Available

Enter these into your calendar! 2019 WBA and WB Foundation event dates are now available on our online calendar. Check them out here. (Special note: Advocacy Date at the Capitol is awaiting finalization of legislative calendar, but will take place in early 2019.)


BOD Meeting Attendance Record

Board of Directors members, want to check your voting eligibility? Our attendance record will now be available online and updated after each Member Meeting Day. Click here, then click "Check Your Attendance Record." (WBA login required.)


Happy Thanksgiving

Happy Thanksgiving from all of us at the WBA! Our office will be closed Thursday 11/22 and Friday 11/23.


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