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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

    Understanding the Implications of Abuse Claims and insurance – Lessons From the Sandusky Case

    04/26/2017-04/26/2017

    JOIN THE SECTION & SAVE! ABA Members join RPTE for $70 to save $55 on this and future RPTE teleconferences, sign up at Register online . Find upcoming programming here . You may also email Khadijah.Kellogg@americanbar.org , or call 312-988-5260. Visit www.shopaba.org to update your preferences ...

    Fundamentals of Post-Mortem Administration

    04/27/2017-04/27/2017

    This session will discuss common issues associated with the probate process and estate administration, including administration of revocable trusts after the grantors death. Topics will include: · A brief introduction to post-mortem planning · Appointment ...

    Installment Sales to Grantor Trusts: When to use this Strategy and How Best to Structure It

    05/02/2017-05/02/2017

    For many years, the installment sale to grantor trust strategy has been used by estate planners to shift appreciation downstream to younger generations. This technique can be preferable to a GRAT because it can result in greater leverage of the generation-skipping transfer tax exemption. However, there ...

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

Vice-Chair:

Toner, Sara

Committee Roster  

Modified by Adam Bielawski on March 3, 2016

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