Seminar Number

8292

 

Early
Registration Fee:

$325

On-Site
Registration Fee:

$345

35th Annual
REAL PROPERTY LAW INSTITUTE VIDEO REPLAY

Residential Real Estate

JULY 31 - AUGUST 1, 2013

State Bar of Georgia Headquarters
104 Marietta St., NW
Atlanta, GA

CLE Hours:
12 CLE Hours including 1 Ethics Hour, 1 Professionalism Hour and 3 Trial Practice Hours

Co-Sponsor:
Real Property Law Section, State Bar of Georgia

WEDNESDAY  •  JULY 31, 2013

Presiding:
Jeffrey H. Schneider, Chair-Elect, Real Property Law Section, State Bar of Georgia; Weissman, Nowack, Curry & Wilco, P.C., Atlanta

7:45

REGISTRATION and continental breakfast (All attendees must check in upon arrival. A jacket or sweater is recommended.)

8:20

WELCOME AND PROGRAM OVERVIEW
Jeffrey H. Schneider

8:30

CLOSING TRENDS—E&O COVERAGE
John M. Hollenbeck, First American Title Insurance Co., Santa Ana, CA

9:30

“WINDS OF CHANGE”—Forces at Work Affecting the Title Industry
Christopher Abbinante, Fidelity National Financial, Inc., Jacksonville, FL

10:30

BREAK

10:45
MORTGAGE AVOIDANCE ISSUES IN BANKRUPTCY (A Trustee’s Perspective)
Neil C. Gordon, Arnall Golden Gregory, LLP, Atlanta
Michael F. Holbein, Arnall Golden Gregory, LLP, Atlanta

11:45

Lunch (Included in regisration fee)

12:15

LEGAL UPDATE
Carol V. Clark, The Law Offices of Carol V. Clark, LLC, Atlanta

1:15

E-FILING AND THE USE OF THE ELECTRONIC RECORD (Panel Discussion)
William H. “Bill” Dodson, II, Co-Chair plus GSCCCA; William H. Dodson, II, LLC, Atlanta
Danny C. Bailey, Co-Chair plus GSCCCA; Slutzky, Wolfe & Bailey, Atlanta
Cindy Wells, Chief Deputy Clerk, Superior Court Clerks Association of Georgia, Atlanta
Andy Wightwick, IT Director, Georgia Superior Court Clerks Cooperative Authority, Atlanta

2:00

BREAK

2:15

LAWYER LIABILITY/LOSS PREVENTION
Johannes S. Kingma, Carlock Copeland & Stair, LLP, Atlanta

3:00
LEGISLATIVE UPDATE
John E. Taylor, Taylor Law Offices, LLC, Marietta
3:30
recess
THURSDAY  •  AUGUST 1, 2013

Presiding:
Jeffrey H. Schneider

7:45
continental breakfast
8:30
ADVENTURES IN TITLE CLEARANCE (Panel Discussion)
Monica K. Gilroy¸ Dickenson Gilroy, LLC, Alpharetta
Melissa K. Robinson, Nations & Robinson, LLC, Atlanta
Hilary H. Fentress, Chicago Title Insurance Company, Atlanta
9:30
BANKING REGULATIONS AND RESIDENTIAL CLOSINGS—HOW TO BE SAFE
Therese G. Franzén, Franzén and Salzano, P.C., Norcross
Rod Carnes, Deputy Commissioner for Non-Depository Financial Institutions, Georgia Department of Banking & Finance, Atlanta
10:30
break
10:45
PROPERTY TAX ISSUES—TO REDEEM OR NOT REDEEM, THAT IS THE QUESTION
Bradley A. Hutchins, Weissman, Nowack, Curry & Wilco, P.C., Atlanta
11:15 CONSIDERATIONS IN SHORT SALE TRANSACTIONS
Charles B. Waters, Jr., Aldridge Connors, LLP, Atlanta
12:15

Lunch (Included in regisration fee)

12:45

RESIDENTIAL SALES CONTRACTS—SURVEY OF TRENDS AND ALTERNATIVE FORMS
Vanessa E. Goggans, Morris, Manning & Martin, LLP, Atlanta

1:15
LAND USE and ZONING IN THE POST-RECESSION ERA
G. Douglas Dillard, Weissman, Nowack, Curry & Wilco, P.C., Atlanta
2:15
BREAK
2:30
YOU MEAN I HAVE TO GET ALL OF THAT FROM THE SELLER?
Phillip D. Wilkins, Tisinger Vance, P.C., Carrollton
3:15
THE FIGHT AGAINST THE UNAUTHORIZED PRACTICE OF LAW—WHERE ARE WE AND WHERE ARE WE HEADED
Robert B. Brannen, Jr.
3:45
ADJOURN