Engineering Ethics Update: Fiduciary Duties

March 25, 2020 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm

DATE CHANGE – Switched with SEU BIM Forum

Speaker: Matthew Rechtien, PE, Esq
Walter P. Moore

This SE University presentation will update attendees on current events in the field of professional engineering ethics. The session will focus particularly on engineers’ fiduciary ethical duties, and the emerging and concerning issue of civil liability for fiduciary duties.

Learning Objectives

  • Identify what is a fiduciary and what are fiduciary duties.
  • Summarize situations in which engineers become fiduciaries.
  • Understand tips to avoid inadvertently becoming a fiduciary.

Handout and registration emails for this session will be sent to SE University companies on Friday, March 20th.