Presentations

20th Annual Commercial Real Estate Institute

Date
December 03, 2018 - December 04, 2018
Location
PLI New York Center
Address
1177 Avenue of the Americas, New York, New York
Speaker
Mitchell D. Haddad
Sponsor
Practicing Law Institute
Topic
Real Estate Litigation: A Toolkit for Transactional Lawyers
Description
Real Estate Litigation: A Toolkit for Transactional Lawyers will cover:
• Pre-litigation strategy
• Litigating landlord/tenant, mortgage loan, and other real estate disputes
     – Finding the right forum; forum selection clauses
     – Similarities/differences from other litigation; special REIT considerations
• Pre-litigation issues for attorneys 
     – Mortgages
     – Examination of title
     – Existence of defaults
     – Default/acceleration notices
     – Post-acceleration practical tips
• Pre-litigation issues for attorneys 
     – Landlord/tenant   
     – Acceptance of rent/waiver of default
• Predicting outcomes/providing guidance to clients
• The discovery process
     – Production
     – Privilege
     – Protective orders
     – Spoliation
• Role of the transactional attorney in resolving real estate disputes
• Tips to preserve and improve the attorney/client relationship during litigation