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REAL PROPERTY LAW INSTITUTE - COMMERCIAL 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
7:45
continental breakfast
MORNING SESSIONS
8:30
COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE COMMITTEE
Charles B. “Chuck” Waters, Aldridge Connors, LLP, Atlanta
8:35
SECURING REAL ESTATE RELATED COLLATERAL:  LOAN DOCUMENTS, CLUB MEMBERSHIPS, etc.
Blake C. Sharpton, Butler Snow, LLP, Macon
9:15
DEVELOPMENT AND FINANCING OF PRESERVATION HOUSING
Thompson Kurrie, Jr., Coleman Talley, LLP, Atlanta
10:00
BREAK
10:15
EVERYTHING I NEEDED TO LEARN I LEARNED IN A SHOPPING MALL:  OBSERVATIONS OF A RETAIL
LEASING LAWYER

Jonathan L. Neville, Arnall Golden Gregory LLP, Atlanta
11:15
THE LATEST PHASE OF RECOVERY: CAPITAL MARKETS AND THE ACQUISITION/SALE OF INVESTMENT GRADE ASSETS
David N. Heaton, Parker Hudson Rainer & Dobbs LLP, Atlanta
12:00
LUNCH
AFTERNOON SESSIONS
12:30
CH-CH-CH-CHANGES: THE 2013 UCC AMENDMENTS AND THE Real estate SECTION’S MODEL OPINION FOR REAL ESTATE SECURED TRANSACTIONS
William J. Berg, Kitchens Kelley Gaynes P.C., Atlanta
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