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RP COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE TRANSACTIONS GROUP

RP COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE TRANSACTIONS GROUP

Who We Are

This group analyzes the transactional and ownership issues which confront commercial real estate attorneys when dealing with land transfers, construction, brokerage services, servitudes, title insurance, property and liability insurance, and ownership of commercial real estate. Each committee within the group focuses on one of these topics.

See links below to the ICLG Comparative Real Estate Guide for 2014 which allows for free downloads of Chapters. Specifically, check out the separate link to Chapter 2 addressing the emergence of Canada in global real estate investing which is co-authored by Mario Paura, of Stikeman Elliott, LLP, Vice Chairman of the our Purchase and Sale Committee.

Programs, Meetings & Events

Committee Events

Covenants, Conditions and Restrictions (CC&R) & Due Diligence in Commercial Projects

December 10, 2014

A discussion of key issues in drafting and reviewing commercial CC&R’s from the perspective of both developers and lenders.

Speakers: Erik C. Piazza, Phelps Dunbar LLP, Baton Rouge, LA and James T. Dunne, Stone Pigman Walther Wittmann L.L.C., New Orleans, LA.

You can access the recorded program here as an MP3 file (6.5mb).

 
Section Events

    Estate Planning: Financial Planning and Other Considerations that May Change How We Practice

    05/03/2016-05/03/2016

    The near future of estate planning uncertain. Practical suggestions will be offered for how practitioners can prepare and thrive in the evolving environment. The discussion will include ideas on how planning will become more tied to dependent upon investment strategies and results and planning will be ...

    Community Property Basics for Common Law Lawyers and Paralegals

    05/05/2016-05/05/2016

    2016 eLearning Program: More Than the Basics: Estate Planning and Estate Administration The eLearning Program is a training series focused on the needs of new lawyers and paralegals working in the areas of trust and estate law. The ABA Section of Real Property, Trust and Estate ...

    Interest Rate Swaps for Borrower's Counsel

    05/11/2016-05/11/2016

    This presentation will address the basic considerations of hedging agreements and their use in financing transactions. We will discuss a number of key issues including the following: Lender and borrower perspectives, including the basic types of hedging agreements; The Dodd-Frank restrictions on ...

LISTSERV Communication

In order to send a message to the listserve, send the message as an email to the address below. You must be a member of the Committee to use the listserve.

RPTE-EASEMENTS@mail.americanbar.org


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Leadership

Chair:

Rich, Nancy

Council Representative:

Wine, James

Vice-Chair:

Toner, Sara

Committee Roster  

Modified by Adam Bielawski on March 3, 2016

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