Real Estate Legal Summit 2017

16 Nov

*Rescheduled* 27th Annual Real Estate Legal Summit

*Rescheduled* 27th Annual Real Estate Legal Summit

Thursday, November 16, 2017 (8:30 AM to 4:30 PM)
7.00 CE Hours
Wyndham Orlando Resort - 8001 International Dr, Orlando, Orlando, Florida

ORRA Members & Attorneys: $119

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ORRA Members & Attorneys: $119


Today's real estate market presents REALTORS® with challenges and risks. Now, more than ever, REALTORS® need to be up to date on the latest legal developments and changes so that they can minimize risks involved in doing business.

Hot Legal Hotline Questions
Joel Maxon, Florida REALTORS®
Panelists will reveal and discuss current FREC and Legal Hotline topics.

Steve Chong, Esq.
Mr. Chong will discuss the interplay between real estate and probate issues and how to avoid pitfalls.

Rania Solimon, Esq.
Ms. Solimon will define FIRPTA, discuss the way it has evolved and impacted history, and share how it affects agents, buyers, and sellers in today's market.

Unlawful Inducement
Lew Oliver, Esq.
Mr. Oliver will discus Section 8, "Unlawful Inducement", including what it actually says and what it means. He will also address how to avoid risks that can help avert costly errors.

Stopping Cyber Fraud
Sultana Haque, Esq.
Ms. Haque will discuss the different types of potential cyber breeches via business email compromise, real estate fraud, spoofed email, malware, ransomware, and phishing attacks. In addition, instruction on cyber self-defense will be taught, including two-factor authentication, practicing "cyber hygiene", and what to do if fraud occurred. 

More Currently Hot Hotline Questions

Closings 101 and Common FR/BAR Hang-Ups
Andrew Fisher, Esq.
Mr. Fisher will discuss nuances, closing procedures and the new FR/BAR updates.

Medical Marijuana
Tara Tedrow, Esq.
Ms. Tedrow will discuss the state of cannabis laws in the United States, specifically in Florida, the growth of cannabis, and the impact it has on zoning, standard lease provisions, and real estate sales.

Advertising and Copyright
Kristy Harrington, Esq.
Ms. Harrington will discuss real estate cases, as well as legislation and administration changes. She will also cover team advertising, internet advertising, trademarks, and the FL Deceptive & Unfair Trade Practices Act. Further information will include copyright ownership, registration, infringement prevention, and social media policies.

Division of Real Estate/FREC Update
Juana Watkins, Esq.
Ms. Watkins will lecture on changes and updates with DBPR and provide information on the portions of the statutes referenced during the instruction time.

The Real Estate Legal Summit will benefit REALTORS® at all levels of experience. By hearing from experienced real estate attorneys, every participant will find answers to even the most challenging issues.

Your registration includes:
• 7 CE Specialty Credits (does not qualify for Core Law CE credits)
• 7.5 CLE Credits
• Complimentary continental breakfast and lunch
• Comprehensive reference materials
• Complimentary parking
• Meet and greet with attorneys during designated break times

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Wyndham Orlando Resort - 8001 International Dr, Orlando
Wyndham Orlando Resort - 8001 International Dr, Orlando
Orlando, FL 32819

Robert Borr

Stephen Chong

Andrew Fisher

Sultana Haque

Kristy Harrington, Esq.

Joel Maxson

Lewis Oliver, Esq.

Rania Soliman, Esq.

Tara Tedrow

Juana Watkins

A fee of 25% will be assessed for cancellations received within 5 days of course date and no refund for No Shows. If you wish to cancel your education class or course registration, please contact ORRA's Professional Development Department at 407.513.7268 or e-mail Thank you.