Presentations

Commercial Real Estate Institute 2012

Date
November 26, 2012 - November 27, 2012
Location
PLI New York Center
Address
810 Seventh Avenue at 53rd Street, New York, New York
Speaker
Mitchell D. Haddad
Sponsor
Practising 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 – ADR versus litigation
    - 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