Real Estate Law

October 18, 2013

The University of Alabama School of Law, Tuscaloosa
8:30 a.m.

[ Seminar Brochure ]

Co-sponsored by the Real Property, Probate & Trust Section of the Alabama State Bar

A course designed for attorneys and other professionals who handle real estate, title insurance, and other property issues.

This course has been approved by the Alabama State Bar for 6 MCLE Credit hours, including 1 hour of Ethics

This course has been approved by the Alabama Department of Insurance for 6 hours of CE Credit (5 hours General Credit and 1 hour Ethics Credit) 

What Will Be Covered: 

This seminar will cover recent legislation and cases affecting real property law and title insurance, sales and purchasers of real property, survey issues, an ALTA policy and endorsement forms update, and much more.

Who Should Attend:

Attorneys with a real property practice or who are licensed title insurance agents, as well as non-attorneys who possess an Alabama Individual Title Insurance License and other professionals who deal with Real Property Issues, will benefit from this seminar.

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If you are unable to attend this seminar in person, you also have the option of watching LIVE from your own computer! Live webcasting allows attorneys from all parts of the state to have access to quality speakers and programs without having to travel. Webcasts count as "live credits" just as if the viewer were in attendance at the seminar. Price for the webcast is $299 for early registration, and you will receive handout materials by download. 

TO REGISTER FOR THE WEBCAST, just click “InReach Online Seminars” on the home page and then click “Live Webcast” and follow the on screen instructions. 

Instruction on how to purchase a "Live Webcast"

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TO REGISTER FOR THE LIVE ON SITE SEMINAR, please select the registration option below. 

To pay by check, you may download and print the mail in registration form Mail your form and check to CLE Alabama, Box 870384, Tuscaloosa, AL 35487-0384. 

To pay by credit card, select the option below: 

$350 LIVE ON SITE SEMINAR - registration within five days of the seminar Registration
If you register more than 24 hours in advance you will receive a link for downloading and printing the written materials to bring with you.

8:00 Registration and Continental Breakfast Buffet

8:20 Welcome
Frank C. Galloway III
Galloway Scott Moss & Hancock LLC

8:30 Legislative and Case Law Update
Jesse P. Evans III
Haskell Slaughter Young & Rediker LLC

9:30 Nuts & Bolts of Real Estate Transactions
Lynn Reynolds
Baker Donelson Bearman Caldwell & Berkowitz PC

10:30 Refreshment Break

10:40 Ethics Issues in Real Estate
David C. Skinner
David C. Skinner LLC

11:40 Inverse Condemnation and Regulatory Takings Claims in Alabama: How Recent Court Opinions Hurt Property Rights
J. Casey Pipes 
Helmsing Leach Herlong Newman & Rouse PC

12:10     Lunch on your own

1:10 Due Diligence Issues:
•Transactions with LLCs and with Religious Institutions
Samuel H. Givhan
Wilmer & Lee PA

•Good Funds
James “Bo” Harrison
Harrison Gammons & Rawlinson PC

•Power of Attorney
Walter Francis Scott III
Galloway Scott Moss & Hancock LLC

•Environmental Due Diligence

Lynn Reynolds
Baker Donelson Bearman Caldwell & Berkowitz PC

2:10        Refreshment Break

2:20 Survey Issues: How to Read a Survey
Isaac P. Espy
Espy Nettles Scogin & Brantley

3:05 Title Policies and Endorsements
G. Warren Laird II
Stewart Title Guaranty Company

3:50 Adjourn