Registration Fee:

$160

 

TITLE STANDARDS

RECORDED
SEPTEMBER 27
, 2012

Archived Webcast

CLE Hours:
6 CLE Hours including .5 Ethics Hour, 1 Professionalism Hour and 1.5 Trial Practice Hours

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

Presiding:
C. Scott Logan, Program Chair, First American Title Insurance Company, Atlanta

Welcome and Program Overview
C. Scott Logan

Basics

  • Use of the Record - Chapter 2
  • Execution, Attestation, Acknowledgment and Recording – Chapter 4
  • Descriptions – Chapter 5
  • Affidavits and Recitals – Chapter 6

C. Scott Logan

Bankruptcy – Chapter 21
Sarah A. Wyeth, Raymond S. Martin, P.C., Atlanta

Decedent’s Estates – Chapter 13
Tania T. Trumble, Dickenson Gilroy LLC, Alpharetta

Foreclosure – Chapter 17
Kimberly A. Weber, Aldridge Connors LLP, Atlanta

Mechanic and Materialmen’s Liens – Chapter 15
William J. “Bill” Berg, Kitchens, Kelley & Gaines, P.C., Atlanta

Professionalism - Chapter 1.2

  • The duty to consult and the spirit of cooperation with counsel
  • Investigating defects in title
  • Communicating defects to clients

Jeffrey H. Schneider, Weissman, Nowack, Curry & Wilco, P.C., Atlanta

Title Standards and Lawyer Liability
Peter Werdesheim, Carlock, Copeland & Stair, LLP, Atlanta
Condemnations – Chapter 37
J. Kevin Moore, Moore, Ingram, Johnson & Steele, LLP, Marietta

Entity Conveyances

  • Instruments Executed by Corporations – Chapter 9
  • Conveyances by Limited Partnerships – Chapter 10
  • Conveyances Involving General Partnerships – Chapter 11
  • Conveyances Involving Limited Liability Companies – Chapter 12

Darren G. Meadows, Hull Barrett, P.C., Augusta