2022 Special Topics in Commercial Lending: Appointment of Receivers; Lender Liability; and Financeability of Documents

Session 1: Picking Your Poison: When and How to Seek Appointment of a Receiver for Borrower Defaults - Non-judicial foreclosure in Texas is relatively quick and cheap. A receivership proceeding is rarely either. Be careful before you ask for a receiver because you might you might just get one. Session 2: Lender Liability: Yes, That’s Still a Thing - A discussion of lender liability theories and the current state of the law, including the recent Bailey Tool decision. Session 3: Financeability of Documents - Explore financeability requirements for documents in commercial real estate financing.

Includes: Video Audio Paper Slides

  • Total Credit Hours:
  • 2.00 hrs
  • Credit Info
  • TX, CA
  • TX MCLE credit expires: 11/30/2023
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2022 Special Topics in Residential Lending: Legal Issues for Lending Counsel; Claims Against Agents; and Employment Issues

Session 1: Future Legal Issues for Lending Counsel - Cover anticipated Texas legislation in 2023, including extensive UCC amendments relating to digital assets, and home equity legislation; recent attorney general opinions impacting foreclosure; and other late breaking legislative and administrative developments impacting mortgage lending. Session 2: Claims Against Real Estate Agents and Brokers - A discussion on the different types of claims against agents and brokers, current trends in the marketplace, and risk avoidance. ​Session 3: Employment Issues Around a Work From Home Work Force - In 2022, more and more employees are moving to a work from home environment, whether on a full-time or part-time basis. While this arrangement can have many benefits for employees, there are some legal risks and considerations for employers including wage and hour, workers compensation, taxation, privacy, and productivity concerns. This session will explore the increase in the work from home phenomena and the inherent legal risks for employers.

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  • Total Credit Hours:
  • 2.00 hrs
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  • TX, CA
  • TX MCLE credit expires: 11/30/2023
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2022 Texas Real Estate Case Law Updates 

Session 1: Case Law Update - Part I - Discuss recent and significant Texas cases for the last year, with particular attention paid to cases involving new legal concepts or which materially alter or extend current jurisprudence. Session 2: Case Law Update - Part II - Discuss recent and significant Texas cases for the last year, with particular attention paid to cases involving new legal concepts or which materially alter or extend current jurisprudence.

Includes: Video Audio Paper Slides No Materials

  • Total Credit Hours:
  • 1.50 hrs
  • Credit Info
  • TX, CA
  • TX MCLE credit expires: 11/30/2023
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Attorney Title Opinion Letters in a GSE World

FNMA has recently followed FHLMC to permit the use of Attorney Title Opinion Letters as an alternative to title insurance in specific and limited circumstances. This presentation will assist counsel to understand what these “AOL” are and what protection they provide. In addition, what are the benefits and criticisms?

Includes: Video Audio Paper Slides

  • Total Credit Hours:
  • 1.00 hr | 1.00 Ethics
  • Credit Info
  • TX, CA
  • TX MCLE credit expires: 11/30/2023
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Developments in Real Estate Underwriting Related to Climate Change

Explore the real and future impacts which are happening in underwiring standards in commercial real estate lending, investing, and purchase/sale transactions as a result of laws, regulations and private decisions made by organizations which are sources of capital – in the name of climate change. Review laws, regulations, executive orders and proposed regulations impacting real estate and real estate financing, again in the name of climate change. 

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  • Total Credit Hours:
  • 0.50 hr
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  • TX, CA
  • TX MCLE credit expires: 11/30/2023
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    Developments in Real Estate Underwriting Related to Climate Change
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Easement Appurtenant

Easement may be created by express grant, condemned for public use, reservation, dedication, and in a variety of other ways. Focus on the narrow topic of easements appurtenant. Examine: (1) the definition and nature of easement rights; (2) how an appurtenant easement is different from an easement in gross, license and profit a prendre; (3) the requirements for the grant of an appurtenant easement; (4) the purpose, location and use of appurtenant easement; (5) how appurtenant easements might be terminated; and (5) what easements title insurance affirmatively insures.

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  • Total Credit Hours:
  • 0.50 hr
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  • TX, CA
  • TX MCLE credit expires: 11/30/2023
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Ethical Obligations in Mitigating and Responding to a Data Breach

Over the past decade, legislatures in Colorado, California, Virginia, etc. and regulators in the European Union have promulgated various data protection laws and practices that have caused much confusion to both lawyers and non-lawyers on how to lawfully respond to a data breach.  These laws have presented statutory requirements companies must abide by in order to respond to and remedy security breaches, and within these requirements, are ethical obligations counsel must uphold. This presentation will discuss the ethical obligations Texas counsel must abide by in order to respond to data breaches in accordance with the Texas Disciplinary Rules of Conduct.

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  • Total Credit Hours:
  • 0.75 hr | 0.75 Ethics
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  • TX, CA
  • TX MCLE credit expires: 11/30/2023
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Hot Topics and Recent Developments in Mortgage Lending (2022)

Session 1: Hot Topics and Quick Tips - Hear about recent developments and hot topics in mortgage lending and related real estate matters. Session 2: Update on Mechanics Liens and 2021 Amendments to Chapter 53 of the Texas Property Code - The 2021 Legislature made substantial changes to Chapter 53 of the Texas Property Code. Hear an overview of the 2021 legislative changes governing the requirements for perfecting a mechanics’ lien on real property in Texas. ​Session 3: Transition to SOFR - A discussion of the transition from LIBOR to SOFR (or other base variable rates).

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  • Total Credit Hours:
  • 1.75 hrs
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  • TX, CA
  • TX MCLE credit expires: 11/30/2023
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    Hot Topics and Recent Developments in Mortgage Lending (2022)
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Making Your Existing Condominium Financeable Again

Financing requirements for condominium regimes have recently changed in response to the tragedy of the Surfside condominium collapse in 2021. Discuss these recent changes and provide tips on how to comply with the revised financing requirements.

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  • Total Credit Hours:
  • 0.50 hr
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  • TX, CA
  • TX MCLE credit expires: 11/30/2023
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The Ethics of Practicing Law Remotely

How to ethically navigate the online practice of law post-Covid.

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  • Total Credit Hours:
  • 0.75 hr | 0.75 Ethics
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  • TX, CA
  • TX MCLE credit expires: 11/30/2023
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The Outlook for the US and Texas Economies 

Dr. Perryman will discuss his latest projections for the US and Texas economies, including forecasts for employment and other measures of business activity as well as the outlook for real estate markets. Key trends will be described, including inflation, supply chain issues, population shifts, and the energy sector.

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  • Total Credit Hours:
  • 1.00 hr
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  • TX, CA
  • TX MCLE credit expires: 11/30/2023
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    The Outlook for the US and Texas Economies 
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The Real [Bankruptcy] Estate: Bankruptcy Must Knows for Real Estate Professionals

Gain insight into important information that real estate lawyers and other real estate professionals should know about bankruptcy; from dirt-for-debt to bar dates and important notices.

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  • Total Credit Hours:
  • 0.75 hr
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  • TX, CA
  • TX MCLE credit expires: 11/30/2023
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Real Estate Issues in Elder Law

Review issues to better protect your clients, including homestead and agricultural exemptions; recent changes; to inspect or not, what could possibly go wrong; easements; and transactions with an affidavit of heirship within four years of date of death. 

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  • Total Credit Hours:
  • 0.75 hr
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  • TX, CA
  • TX MCLE credit expires: 10/31/2023
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eSupplement to the 17th Annual Advanced Texas Administrative Law Seminar

Session 1: Law in Transition: Recent Developments in Equal-Protection and Anti-Discrimination Law for Transgender People - The last few years have seen intense development in the law regarding the rights of transgender people in schools, the workplace, sports, and beyond. This course reviews recent developments nationwide, particularly in equal-protection and anti-discrimination litigation. Session 2: Hot Topics in Land Use: New and Emerging Topics - Explore the hot issues in land use. Session 3: Beyond Brief Writing - Go beyond the basics of brief writing in this talk that encourages breaking the mold of tedious, superficial briefing through strategic choices, charts and pictures, better issue-framing, and more. Session 4: Remote Court Proceedings: Are They Ever Going Away? - Learn how remote proceedings can continue to be useful, including updates from the Supreme Court's remote proceedings task force.

Includes: Video Audio Paper Slides

  • Total Credit Hours:
  • 3.00 hrs
  • Credit Info
  • TX, CA
  • TX MCLE credit expires: 8/31/2023
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    eSupplement to the 17th Annual Advanced Texas Administrative Law Seminar
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First Friday Ethics (July 2022)

Need ethics credit? We’ve got you covered! UT Law CLE’s First Friday Ethics streams live every first Friday of the month, and features some of our best ethics speakers and presentations for a total of 3.00 hrs ethics credit. Fulfill your entire annual ethics requirement in Texas in one day!   This month includes: When the FBI Comes Knocking (or No-knocking) (REPLAY) Peter B. Haskel, Bojorquez Law Firm, PC, Lewes, DE   Ethical Issues Facing In-House Counsel (REPLAY) Jay Dewald, Norton Rose Fulbright, Dallas, TX Paul E. Coggins, Locke Lord LLP, Dallas, TX Matthew G. Nielsen, Bracewell LLP, Dallas, TX Kelly Vickers, Kimberly Clark Corp., Dallas, TX Ethics Potpourri for IP Practitioners (REPLAY) David Hricik, Mercer University School of Law, Macon, GA

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  • Total Credit Hours:
  • 3.00 hrs | 3.00 Ethics
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  • TX, CA
  • TX MCLE credit expires: 7/31/2023
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    4 out of 5 stars
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    The panel discussions are very effective in my opinion.

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Hooked on CLE: August 2022

THIS MONTH: Guardianships: Ripped from the Headlines • Title IX: The First 50 Years • When the FBI Comes Knocking (or No-knocking) • Beyond Contract Negotiation: Assessing Risk and Asking the Right Questions • ​Initial Client Meeting Guidance and Resources

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  • Total Credit Hours:
  • 4.00 hrs | 1.00 Ethics
  • Credit Info
  • TX, CA
  • TX MCLE credit expires: 7/31/2023
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    Hooked on CLE: August 2022
    3.86 out of 5 stars
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    The course was good & offered lots of practical guidance for use in practice. The speaker on When the FBI Comes Knocking was a little dry but overall CLE bundle was great.

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2022 Land Use Case Law and Legislative Updates

Session 1: Land Use Case Updates: Part 1 - Rapid review of recent land-use-related decisions, including updates on short-term rentals, non-conformities, vesting, ripening/exhausting, takings, billboards, and more.   Session 2: Land Use Case Updates: Part 2 - Rapid review of recent land-use-related decisions, including updates on short-term rentals, non-conformities, vesting, ripening/exhausting, takings, billboards, and more.   Session 3: Sign Regulation: Where are We and Where are We Going? - Recent federal decisions indicate that the on-/off-premise distinction may no longer be viable. To help you understand this trend, this presentation highlights the Fifth Circuit’s decision in Reagan National Advertising of Austin, Inc. v. City of Austin and the Supreme Court process. Session 4: Land Use and Real Estate Legislation Update - A quick survey of notable 2021 legislation affecting land use and real estate in Texas.   Session 5: Short-Term Rental Litigation and Regulation Update - Where are we now after Zaatari v. Austin? And what can we do to address the damaging impacts of short-term rentals? Session 6: Cedar Point Nursery v. Hassid: The United States Supreme Court’s Latest Pronouncement on Unconstitutional Takings - In Hassid, the Court held that a California regulation that provided union organizers limited access to agricultural worksites was a per se taking based upon the proposition that any governmental grant of physical access, no matter how time-limited or functionally constrained, constitutes a per se unless one of the Court’s articulated exceptions applies. A review of the Hassid decision, which acts both as a primer on takings law under the 5th Amendment, as well as a potential expansion of the takings doctrine as to what constitutes a physical taking of real property in a per se taking.  

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  • Total Credit Hours:
  • 3.50 hrs
  • Credit Info
  • TX, CA
  • TX MCLE credit expires: 6/30/2023
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    the topics were current and well presented

    Excellent

    Well done. Precise and to the point.

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Development Agreements Between the City and Developer

Viewpoints of development from a policy perspective and public versus private sector hot buttons. 

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  • Total Credit Hours:
  • 0.75 hr
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  • TX, CA
  • TX MCLE credit expires: 6/30/2023
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    Development Agreements Between the City and Developer
    4.92 out of 5 stars
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    Great job

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Do Cities Have the Right to Unilaterally Terminate Legal Nonconforming Uses?

Amortization and termination of legal nonconforming uses by a city’s board of adjustment has been upheld by the courts. Can a city still unilaterally terminate these uses on a property that has vested rights?  

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  • Total Credit Hours:
  • 0.75 hr
  • Credit Info
  • TX, CA
  • TX MCLE credit expires: 6/30/2023
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    Do Cities Have the Right to Unilaterally Terminate Legal Nonconforming Uses?
    4.83 out of 5 stars
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    Very interesting. I enjoyed it.

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Ethics in the Local Government World of Land Use and Development

Hear how to get a project approved without violating ethics ordinances and various statutes. Tips and dos and don’ts that will help all parties stay away from ethics issues.

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  • Total Credit Hours:
  • 1.00 hr | 1.00 Ethics
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  • TX, CA
  • TX MCLE credit expires: 6/30/2023
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    Ethics in the Local Government World of Land Use and Development
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