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Network and share ideas with Real Estate Professionals from around the State.
Thursday-Sunday, April 19-22, 2018
Hyatt Regency Embarcadero
Five Embarcadero Center
Earn up to 15.75 Hours MCLE Credit Including Credit in Legal Ethics, Elimination of Bias, and Competency Issues
A leading educational conference for California real estate practitioners featuring legal education programs, networking events and special activities.
Onsite Registration Available
Registration includes Education Sessions and Materials, Thursday and Friday Receptions, Continental Breakfasts and Friday and Saturday Luncheons.
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Thursday, April 12, 2018 12:00 P.M. - 1:00 P.M.
This program offers 1 hour participatory MCLE credit. You must register in advance to participate.
This webinar will examine the impact of technology on retail shopping and the legal ramifications for both retail tenants and landlords.
Speaker: Jason Grinnell
Earn 1.5 hours MCLE credit
Thursday, May 17, 2018
Registration & Networking Mixer: 5:00PM – 6:00PM
MCLE: 6:00PM – 7:30PM
California Western School of Law
350 Cedar Street
3rd Floor Moot Court Room
San Diego, CA 92101
Join the real property law section for this exciting seminar on unlawful detainer trials, and what to expect in the courtroom whether you are representing the landlord or the tenant. This seminar will highlight common mistakes made on unlawful detainer complaints and tenant notices, affirmative defenses asserted by tenants, and the steps necessary to prove the landlord’s case at trial. Learn from experienced landlord and tenant attorneys through a live mock trial demonstration of the courtroom process and receive helpful handouts which will assist attorneys of all experience levels in representing a client in an unlawful detainer case. This seminar will also include a discussion on new legislation and proposed legislation and how that will impact this area of law. Registration and networking mixer begins at 5:00PM, including refreshments and light appetizers.
$25.00 for RPLS Members, $30 for Non-Members, $0- free for Law Students
Seating is limited - RSVP required
The Deadline to pre-register is Thursday, May 10, 2018
Requests must be received in writing by Thursday, May 10, 2018. Refunds will not be available after Thursday, May 10, 2018.
On-site registration is subject to availability. Call 415-795-7025 to confirm space availability.
Special Assistance and Questions
For special assistance, please call 415-795-7185.
For registration information please email: ProgramRegistrations@calawyers.org. Telephone registrations will not be accepted. For program content and/or Section information call 415-795-7185.
Thursday, May 31, 2018
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Wednesday, June 13, 2018, 12 noon - 1 p.m.
Recent California decisions address key issues in the context of insurance coverage for construction liabilities under Commercial General Liability policies: whether faulty work constitutes an “occurrence”; the “trigger” of coverage; the applicability of several standard “business risk” exclusions; and “Anti-Montrose” and similar provisions. A review for construction law practitioners and corporate counsel with an eye toward maximizing coverage.
Speaker: Ashley Jordon
By ;Douglas Borchert
The private owner of the Martin’s Beach property, Mr. Khosla has retained the Washington D.C. firm of Kirkland and Ellis. The lead attorney is Paul D. Clement and per the publicity he was Solicitor General under the Bush Administration and supposedly has argued more cases before the U.S. Supreme Court than any other attorney in or out of government since 2000.
By George Khoury, Esq.
By and Through Thomsen Reuters Blogs
The tech billionaire that bought Martin's Beach, located just outside Half Moon Bay, California, has been facing an uphill legal battle ever since he decided to shut out the public. He's pretty much lost every step of the way.
Now, Vinod Kholsa is at the top of that hill and asking SCOTUS to review the decision requiring him to maintain public access. Despite the fact that his plea is not expected to be taken up, commentators believe that the case provides SCOTUS a vehicle to further restrict a state's right to control private property. Read More
By Daniel Bornstein
Effective March 1, 2018, San Francisco landlords need to be mindful of new regulations that limit the amount of rent they can legally charge. Updated provisions for relocation payments have been ushered in, as well. Read More
CLA's Real Property Summer Soiree
Thursday, June 14, 2018, 5:30pm - 8:00pm
The Loma Club in Liberty Station2960 Truxtun Rd, San Diego, CA 92106
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NON-Section Members - $30Member of CLA-RPLS - $10Member of San Diego County Bar Association's RP Law Section - $10 JOIN the CLA's RPLS now and attend this event at no cost - $95.00
We cordially invite you to join the CLA's Real Property Law Section for its third annual Summer Soiree at the Loma Club in San Diego. This highly anticipated event unites real property professionals in an unforgettable evening of power networking. Co-sponsored with the San Diego County Bar Association's Real Property Law Section, over 100 attorneys, realtors, appraisers, lenders, investors, and other industry professionals are expected to attend. Attendees will be entertained by the sounds of local musician, Mark Fisher, partake in local spirit and wine tastings, savor warm appetizers and commemorate the evening with a photo booth.
By John (J.R.) Richards
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180 Howard Street, Suite 410
San Francisco, CA 94105-1639
Greetings! After considerable discussion, the RPLS Executive Committee has replaced the Practice Area Committees with Geographic Area MCLE/ Networking Committees. The new geographic area committees are chaired by ExCom members or Advisors as follows:
San Diego: Ashley Peterson, ExCom member
Irvine: John Murphy, ExCom member
Los Angeles: Thomas Lombardi and Neil Kalin, ExCom members
Sacramento: Jeff Conner, Advisor and former Ex Com member
San Francisco: Giselle Roohparvar and Elizabeth Blair, ExCom members
All RPLS members including former Practice Area Committee members and chairs are encouraged to look to and work with the ExCom members or Advisors in their area for guidance and assistance in organizing MCLE and networking events.
Programs of all types are encouraged and welcome, ranging from one- hour lunch programs to lengthier meetings with multiple panels and speakers that include networking opportunities.
Webinars are another outstanding way to serve RPLS members, regardless of where they work or live, without leaving your office. ExCom member Steve DeLateur chairs our webinar committee. Steve can be reached at: Steven@DeLateurLaw.com.; 760-346-8200.
If you have any difficulty reaching these individuals, please feel free to contact Neil Kalin, RPLS Education Chair, (contact information is below) or Gary Laturno, RPLS Co-Chair, (firstname.lastname@example.org; 619-741-9652).
Contact information for Geographic Area MCLE & Networking Committees:
San Diego: Ashley Peterson: email@example.com; 619-222-7300
Irvine: John Murphy; JMurphy@MurphyEvertz.com; 714-277-1701
Los Angeles: Thomas Lombardi (firstname.lastname@example.org; 213-688-0430); Neil Kalin(email@example.com.); 213-739-8341)
Sacramento: Jeff Conner: (firstname.lastname@example.org); (415) 250-1333
San Francisco: Giselle Roohparvar (Giselle.Roohparvar@MSRLegal.com; 415-638-4800) and Elizabeth Blair (Elizabeth@ElizabethBlairLaw.com; 707-346-7921)
Gary M. Laturno, (email@example.com) 619-741-9652
Christine Gregorak, (firstname.lastname@example.org) (415) 331-2555
We're pleased to announce that the Real Property Law Section has its own social media presence now. Please like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter. We're looking forward to interacting with a wider community and reaching out to people who are not currently members.
Continuing Education of the Bar, California (CEB) is extending some special discount offers to our section. As a member of the Real Property Law Section, you're eligible for:
Information about the section dues rebate program can be found on the CEB Web site.
Real Property Law Section
California Lawyers Association
180 Howard Street, Suite 410
San Francisco, CA 94105-1639