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REAL PROPERTY LAW INSTITUTE - RESIDENTIAL REAL ESTATE

WEDNESDAY - THURSDAY  •  AUGUST 6-7, 2014

State Bar of Georgia Conference Center
104 Marietta St. NW
Atlanta, Georgia

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

Presiding:
Robert B. “Rob” Brannen, Jr., Chair-Elect, Real Property Law Section, State Bar of Georgia; Bouhan Falligant LLP, Savannah

WEDNESDAY  •  AUGUST 6, 2014
7:45

Registration and Continental Breakfast
(All attendees must check in upon arrival. A jacket or sweater is recommended.)

MORNING SESSIONS
8:45
WELCOME AND PROGRAM OVERVIEW
Robert B. “Rob” Brannen, Jr.
8:55
judicial UPDATE
Carol V. Clark, Carol Clark Law, LLC, Atlanta
9:55
the trust accounting handbook
Vanessa E. Goggans, Morris, Manning & Martin LLP, Atlanta
10:25

BREAK

10:40
what the state bar is doing for you
Patrise M. Perkins-Hooker, President-Elect, State Bar of Georgia; Atlanta BeltLine, Inc., Atlanta
11:10
NUTS AND BOLTS OF CFPB COMPLIANCE AND ALTA BEST PRACTICES
Steve Gottheim, Legislative and Regulatory Counsel, American Land Title Association, Washington, D.C.
Kim McConkey, Habif, Arogeti & Wynne, Atlanta
Ramon Scheffer, CPA, Habif, Arogeti & Wynne, Atlanta
Kirsten Pollock, Chair, American Land Title Association Audit Committee; VP-Audit Director, Investors Title Insurance Company, Chapel Hill, NC
12:10

LUNCHEON (Included in registration fee)

AFTERNOON SESSIONS
12:40
TITLE INSURANCE CLAIMS UPDATE
Michele Green, First American Title Insurance Company, Providence, RI
1:30
BREAK
1:45
WORST LAWYER MISTAKES: EXPERT WITNESS PERSPECTIVES
William H. “Bill” Dodson, II, William H. Dodson, II, LLC, Atlanta
Danny C. Bailey, Slutzky, Wolfe & Bailey, LLP, Atlanta
2:45
2013’S CASES KNOWN TO ALL BY ONE NAME:  REESE, YOU, CARR, DAVISTA, GORDON II, AND WOODEN
T. Matt Mashburn, Stites & Harbison, PLLC, Atlanta
3:45
Recess
THURSDAY  •  AUGUST 7, 2014

Presiding:
Monica K. Gilroy, Secretary/Treasurer, Real Property Law Section, State Bar of Georgia; Dickenson Gilroy LLC, Alpharetta

7:45
continental breakfast
MORNING SESSIONS
8:30
RESPA UPDATE
Loretta Salzano, Franzén & Salzano, P.C., Norcross
9:30
BIGGERT WATERS FLOOD INSURANCE ACT
Jeffrey M. Brady, Rountree, Brady and Associates, Savannah
10:15
BREAK
10:30
REPOSITIONING AND POSITIONING PLANNED DEVELOPMENTS AND CONDOMINIUMS IN TODAY’S
(AND TOMORROW’S) MARKET
Darryl R. Moss, Weissman, Nowack, Curry & Wilco, P.C., Atlanta
11:15
TRICKS OF THE TRADE: QUICK FIXES FOR COMMON TITLE PROBLEMS
Hilary H. Fentress, Chicago Title Insurance Company/Commonwealth Land Title Insurance Company, Atlanta
11:45
LUNCH
AFTERNOON SESSIONS
12:15
RESIDENTIAL REAL ESTATE CLOSING PROCEDURES HANDBOOK
Panelists:
Edward P. Hudson, Hatcher, Stubbs, Land, Hollis & Rothschild, LLP, Columbus
Triece G. Ziblut, Rubnitz & Ziblut, P.C., Savannah
Monica K. Gilroy
1:15
WEBSITES FOR REAL ESTATE LAWYERS
Josh Lewis IV, Georgia Land Surveying, Inc., Atlanta
1:45
BREAK
2:00
LEGISLATIVE UPDATE
John E. Taylor, Taylor Law Offices, LLC, Marietta
2:30
NEW WITNESS ONLY CLOSING ADVISORY OPINION, LEGISLATION, AND UPL ACTIONS
Panelists:
Gayle Camp, Morris, Manning & Martin, LLP, Atlanta
Paula J. Frederick, General Counsel, State Bar of Georgia, Atlanta
Jeffrey H. Schneider
3:30
ADJOURN