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Confidently Handle Your Top Title Law Challenges

This intensive title law webcast highlights the top title law challenges you face every day. Experienced faculty will walk you through challenging title scenarios and provide you with solutions to your most vexing title problems. You'll take away the knowledge you need to confidently handle boundary-related title challenges, probate-related problems, foreclosure-related difficulties and more. Register today!

  • Swiftly resolve challenging boundary and easement-related title problems.
  • Overcome tricky issues related to probate-related title defects.
  • Resolve troublesome title problems concerning mineral rights.
  • Disentangle complicated foreclosure-related title dilemmas.
  • Detect, prevent and correct title fraud issues.

All times shown in Eastern.

  1. Title Hurdles Caused by Boundary and Easement Issues
    10:00 - 11:00, Jack R. Luellen
    1. Discrepancies Between Legal Descriptions and Surveys
    2. Scrivener's Errors and Bad Legal Descriptions
    3. Improper Declaration of Reservations, Covenants and Restrictions
    4. Road and Access Problems
    5. Bodies of Water That no Longer Exist
    6. Old, Unused, Implied and Prescriptive Easements
    7. Encroachments
    8. Property Line Gaps and Overlaps
  2. Complex Title Obstacles in Probate
    11:15 - 12:15, Tania T. Trumble
    1. Problems with Deceased Sellers
      1. Title Vests Differently Than Expected
      2. Surprise Ownership Interests
      3. Unexpected Liens
      4. Delays for Probate Proceedings
    2. Quitclaim Deeds and Warranty Deeds
    3. Interplays Between Deeds and Title Insurance
    4. Curing Probate-Related Title Issues
  3. Oil, Gas and Other Mineral Rights Title Defects
    12:15 - 1:15, Jack R. Luellen
    1. Split Surface and Mineral Rights, Severance
    2. Conflicts of Owners of Fee and Mineral Interests
    3. Joint Tenancy and Tenancy in Common Title Issues
    4. Title Insurance Coverage for Separate Estates
    5. Break in Chain
    6. Prior Oil and Gas Leases and Terminated Leases
  4. Foreclosure-Related Title Problems
    1:45 - 2:45, Tania T. Trumble
    1. Prior Open Liens (and Availability of Mutual Indemnity from Prior Title Insurer)
    2. Liens Held by or Sold Between Merged/Failed Banks
    3. Top Tax Issues
    4. Equity Lines of Credit Upstream in the Title Chain from the Mortgage Being Foreclosed
    5. Unreleased/Unsatisfied Mortgages
    6. Mortgages Recorded Out of Order, Unrecorded or Improperly Attested
    7. Subdivision and Condominium Liens and Assessments
    8. Undetected Pre-Foreclosure Bankruptcy Filing
    9. IRS Tax Liens (Pre-Foreclosure Notice Requirement and Post-Foreclosure Right of Redemption)
    10. Other Liens That Could Survive Foreclosure
    11. Differences Between Judicial and Non-Judicial Foreclosure Jurisdictions
  5. Ethical Dilemmas in Title Law
    2:45 - 3:45, Robert T. Edwards
    1. Conflicts of Interest Distinguishing Between Title Insurance Role and (Unauthorized) Practice of Law
    2. Disclosure of Defects in Property Transactions (General Overview)
    3. Liability in Title Examination (Search/Exam Liability for Negligence as Distinguished from Title Insurer's Policy Liability)
  6. Title Fraud Detection, Prevention, and Correction
    4:00 - 5:00, Robert T. Edwards
    1. Fraud in Conveyance: Forgery and Other Considerations
    2. Detecting Defalcation by Closing Agents
    3. Curative Measures: Quiet Title Actions and Others
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Title Law Top Challenges
  • Course ID:
    271753
  • Duration:
    1 day
  • Price:
    $339
  • Date:
    Tuesday 2/20/2018
  • Time:
    10:00 am EST to 5:00 pm EST
  • Location:
    Virtual