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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

    Gifting Part I

    02/11/2016-02/11/2016

    This session will start with the basics of gifting -- why, when, to whom and how much. We will contrast the pros and cons of gifts in trusts versus outright gifts and discuss best gifting strategies to minimize taxes. We will also review the mechanics of Crummey

    2016 eLearning Program: Full Series Registration

    02/11/2016-11/10/2016

    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 Law is proud to continue our training series focused on new lawyers, paralegals, and others working in the areas ...

    Basic Will & Trust Drafting

    02/16/2016-02/16/2016

    This three-part program offers an overview of estate planning basics. Our speakers will guide attendees through an initial client meeting, point out key pieces of information to gather, and discuss the use and importance of advanced directives. Then, they will explain the fundamentals of preparing and ...

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 Nancy Rich on November 7, 2015

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