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9:50 a.m. to 1:25 p.m. (3.25 hr | 0.25 ethics)
Join us live on September 1 for this short survey of special topics and practical guidance in residential mortgage lending, including mortgage compliance issues during COVID-19, leveraging remote online notarization and eRecording as part of the closing process, the intersection of real estate and FinTech, and more.
NOTE: The recorded eCourse of Special Topics in Residential Mortgage Lending will be included at no charge as part of registration to live webcast of UT Law's 54th Annual William W. Gibson, Jr. Mortgage Lending and Servicing Institute on September 17-18, 2020. See more information and registration details for the full Institute.

If you cannot watch the entire webcast of Special Topics in Residential Mortgage Lending at its scheduled time, register now and view the recording and eCourse when it is available in “Your Briefcase” after the webcast. Earn CLE credit (in TX and CA) on your time!

Event Schedule

  • Time
  • Tuesday Morning, Sep. 1, 2020
    Presiding Officer:
    Christopher W. Christensen, PeirsonPatterson, LLP - Dallas, TX
  • 9:50 am
    0.75 hr
    Bringing Real Estate into the Digital Age

    Jackie Mohr, Zillow Group - Scottsdale, AZ

    The shift is underway to bring buying, selling, and financing a home into the always-on, tech-enabled world. Hear the ins and outs of making this vision a reality and how it will transform the future of real estate.
  • 10:35 am
    5-Minute Break

  • 10:40 am
    0.50 hr
    COVID-19 Mortgage Compliance Issues

    Troy Garris, Garris Horn LLP - Dallas, TX

    A legal and regulatory update for mortgage companies and mortgage divisions of banks in a constantly changing environment.

  • 11:10 am
    5-Minute Break

  • 11:15 am
    0.75 hr
    Marital Property

    Shari Rios, National Title Group - Rockwall, TX

    Discuss how divorce can affect the real estate transaction including the basics of homestead rights and community property.
  • 12:00 pm
    5-Minute Break

  • 12:05 pm
    0.50 hr
    ​Current Trends in Single & Multifamily Servicing Litigation

    Bradley J. Purcell, Reed Smith LLP - Dallas, TX

    Examining the pre-COVID and current litigation trends impacting single family and multifamily residential servicers. The flood of COVID cases hasn’t hit yet, but raindrops are falling.
  • 12:35 pm
    5-Minute Break

  • 12:40 pm
    0.75 hr
    0.25 hr ethics
    Bringing More “E” Into Your Office

    Ben Sherman, SYNRGO - Brea, CA

    How to leverage Remote Online Notarization (RON) and eRecording into your closing process.
  • 1:25 pm

Conference Faculty

Troy Garris

Garris Horn LLP
Dallas, TX

Jackie Mohr

Zillow Group
Scottsdale, AZ

Bradley J. Purcell

Reed Smith LLP
Dallas, TX

Shari Rios

National Title Group
Rockwall, TX

Ben Sherman

Brea, CA

Credit Info

MCLE Credit
UT Law CLE will report credit to the State Bar of Texas on your behalf. If you are claiming credit in the last week of your birth month, self-report your credit directly to the State Bar of Texas at A Certificate of Completion will be emailed to you upon claiming credit.
Self-report your CLE credit directly to the State Bar of California at Print and keep the Certificate of Completion for your records. A Certificate of Completion will be emailed to you upon claiming credit.
Note on Self-Reporting Your Credits in Another State
If you wish to satisfy MCLE or other professional education requirements in another state for a program offered by the University of Texas School of Law, please check with the state bar or other licensing authority in that state to ensure it will qualify for self-reporting your credits.

To claim Other States MCLE credit, Other States credit option must be selected PRIOR to viewing the live webcast. Upon claiming credit, a Certificate of Completion will be emailed to you.

This accreditation requires attendance verification. UT Law CLE monitors and records attendee responses to questions that randomly appear during the live webcast presentation. The response record is detailed on the Certificate of Completion .

MCLE credit is presented based on a 60-minute credit hour.

Key Dates

STUDIO WEBCAST – Sep 1, 2020
Conference Concluded

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