41st Annual Real Estate Law Institute

41st Annual Real Estate Law Institute
The Real Estate Law Institute turns 41 in 2019! Join us for a two-day deep-drive into Real Estate Law.
 

Thursday, November 7, 2019 – 7.25 hours CLE, plus 0.50 hour optional lunch (7.75 total)

 

7:45 a.m.           Registration and Breakfast

 

8:10 a.m.           Welcome/Announcements/Remarks        

Kristin W. Boose, Ulmer & Berne LLP, Institute Chair

Ian N. Friedman, Friedman & Nemecek, CMBA President    

 

8:30 a.m.           Current Developments       

Irene M. MacDougall, Walter | Haverfield LLP, Moderator and Speaker

John W. Waldeck, Walter | Haverfield LLP, Speaker

Lori Pittman Haas, Ulmer & Berne LLP, Speaker

Joshua E. Hurtuk, Walter | Haverfield LLP, Speaker

 

10:00 a.m.         Break               

 

10:15 a.m.         eNotarization and eRecording in Ohio – What You Need to Know

Joanie L. Zimmer, Amrock Inc., Moderator

Stanley H. Hunter II, Fidelity National Title Group, Speaker

John Dyer, Nova Title Agency, Speaker

 

11:00 a.m.         Tech Topic: Don’t Get Taken to the Cyber Cleaners

Michael D. Goler, Miller Goler Faeges LaPine LLP, Moderator

Tim Opsitnick, tcdi, Speaker

William H. Berglund, Baker & Hostetler LLP, Speaker

 

11:45 am          Lunch and Presentation of the Rosewater Award

Great Lakes Hyperloop: Connecting the Megaregion

Grace Gallucci, Executive Director, Northeast Ohio Areawide Coordinating Agency Planning for Greater Cleveland (.50 CLE)

 

1:00 p.m.          Commercial Leasing: That’s the Lease of Your Worries!

Lori Pittman Haas, Ulmer & Berne LLP, Speaker

Joseph M. Saponaro, FisherBroyles, LLP, Speaker

David J. Lindner, Buckingham, Doolittle & Burroughs, LLC, Speaker

 

2:30 p.m.          Break               

 

2:45 p.m.          Competing Interests in Financing Leasehold Estates – Owners, Tenants and Lenders

Keith H. Raker, Tucker Ellis LLP, Moderator

Lee A. Chilcote, Chilcote Law Firm LLP, Speaker

Bryan H. Falk, Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease LLP, Speaker

 

3:45 p.m.          We Can Work it Out 2.0: AAA Arbitration and Mediation in Real Estate     

Michael A. Poklar, Law Offices of Michael A. Poklar, Moderator

Mark I. Wachter, Wachter Kurant LLC, Speaker

Deborah A. Coleman, Coleman Law LLC, Speaker

Michelle Noureddine, ADR Services, American Arbitration Association, Cleveland, Speaker

           

5:00 p.m.          Program Concludes/Cocktail Hour Begins in St. Clair A (adjacent to front entrance)        

 

Friday, November 8, 2019 – 6.25 hours

 

7:45 a.m.           Registration and Breakfast        

           

8:15 a.m.           Welcome/Announcements/Remarks        

Rose Marie Fiore, Kaufman Drozdowki & Grendell, LLC, Institute Vice Chair

Rebecca Ruppert McMahon, Chief Executive Officer, CMBA

 

8:30 a.m.           Construction Law for Real Estate Lawyers: Payment, Insurance, and other Key Provisions

Aaron Evenchik, Hahn Loeser & Parks LLP, Moderator and Speaker

Jack P. Mills, Hahn Loeser & Parks LLP, Speaker

Brian Hoagland, Oswald Companies, Speaker

 

10:00 a.m.         Break   

           

10:15 a.m.         Winter is Coming: The Clock is Ticking on Opportunity Zones Ahead of the December 31                                     Deadline

                                Tracey Nichols, Project Management Consultants, Moderator and Speaker

Patrick Abell, Thompson Hine LLP, Speaker

David Ebersole, City of Cleveland, Director of Economic Development, Speaker

Michael J. Taylor, PNC Bank, Speaker

                       

11:15 a.m.         The Community Reinvestment Act: A Basket of Opportunities for Banks

                        Kenneth M. Lapine, Miller Goler Faeges Lapine LLP, Moderator

Francis X. Grady, Grady & Associates           , Speaker

 

11:45 a.m.         Lunch and Speaker: Reflective Thoughts from the Steps of the Front Porch           

Speaker:  Leon Bibb, WKYC-TV News Anchor and Commentator

 

1:00 p.m.          Beware of the Boilerplate

Daniel P. Hinkel, Frantz Ward LLP, Moderator and Speaker

Ashley E. Gault, Tucker Ellis, LLP, Speaker

Kathryn J. Carlisle-Kesling, Holland & Hart LLP, Speaker

           

2:00 p.m.          Break

 

2:15 p.m.          Tips from the Bench for Real Estate Lawyers     

John P. Slagter, Tucker Ellis LLP, Moderator

The Honorable Patrick F. Fischer, Ohio Supreme Court, Speaker

The Honorable Michelle J. Sheehan, Eighth District Court of Appeals, Speaker

The Honorable Brendan Sheehan
, Cuyahoga County Court of Common Pleas

           

3:30 p.m.          Remedies in Real Estate Contracts

Gillian E. Hall, B.R. Knez Construction, Inc., Moderator

Amanda A. Barreto, Schneider Smeltz Spieth Bell LLP, Speaker

Kathleen A. Nitschke, Giffen & Kaminski, LLC, Speaker

 

4:30 p.m.          Program Concludes                  


CLE Hours:
14.00 CLE and Title Insurance Credits requested

Registration options:

  • Two-day or single day registration
  • Early bird pricing available!  Register before October 11 to save
  • Electronic materials only now available.  The deadline to guarantee print materials has passed.

Pricing:

  • Complete Program - Electronic Materials (Includes Lunch)
    • Member: $390
    • Non-Member: $465
    • Government: $320
    • Affiliate Member: $270
  • Complete Program - Printed Materials (Includes Lunch)
    • Member: $415
    • Non-Member: $490
    • Government: $345
    • Affiliate Member: $295

Institute Leadership:

Kristin W. Boose, Chair, Ulmer & Berne LLP

Rose Marie L. Fiore, First Vice-Chair, Kaufman Drozdowski & Grendell, LLC

David J. Lindner, Second Vice-Chair, Buckingham, Doolittle & Burroughs, LLC

Thomas Bruce, PGIM Real Estate Finance, Immediate Past Chair



Institute Sponsors:

Many thanks to our generous sponsors for their continued support of the Real Estate Law Institute


When
11/7/2019 7:45 AM - 11/8/2019 3:45 PM
Where
CMBA Conference Center
1375 East 9th Street
Floor 2 - One Cleveland Center
Cleveland, OH 44114 United States

Program

   

Thursday, 07 November 2019

 
Participants will receive a link to download or print materials prior to the program, or may view on a mobile device at the seminar.
Time
11/7/2019 8:30 AM - 11/8/2019 4:00 PM
8:30 AM
Participants electing for print materials will receive the binder the upon check-in at the seminar. The deadline to receive print materials has passed.
Time
11/7/2019 8:30 AM - 11/8/2019 4:00 PM
8:30 AM
Participants will receive a link to download or print materials prior to the program, or may view on a mobile device at the seminar.
Time
11/7/2019 8:30 AM - 11/8/2019 5:00 PM
8:30 AM
Participants electing for print materials will receive the binder the upon check-in at the seminar. The deadline to receive print materials has passed.
Time
11/7/2019 8:30 AM - 11/8/2019 5:00 PM
8:30 AM
Time
11/7/2019 8:30 AM - 11/8/2019 4:45 PM
8:30 AM
Time
11/7/2019 11:45 AM - 11/8/2019 1:00 PM
11:45 AM

Friday, 08 November 2019

 
Time
8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
8:30 AM
Participants electing for print materials will receive the binder the upon check-in at the seminar. The deadline to receive print materials has passed.
Time
8:30 AM - 4:45 PM
8:30 AM

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