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#CRETrends2019: What’s New in the Commercial Real Estate Practice?

Learn about the latest developments in Illinois Commercial Real Estate law at #CRETrends2019. What does due diligence look like in 2019 and beyond? What commercial title endorsements do you need to know about? Get current on relevant case law and understand the essentials about 1031 Exchanges and Opportunity Zones as well as the hottest trends in the practice.
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  • Product ID: P1907-19U
  • Original Program Date: 9/10/2019
  • Formats:
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    • Live Event
    • Webcast


Tuesday, September 10, 2019
One North Wacker Conference Center - Chicago (UBS Tower)
and Live Webcast

Moderator: R. Kymn Harp, Robbins, Salomon & Patt, Ltd., Chicago

8:15 –
8:50       Registration

8:50 – 9:00       Welcoming announcements


 9:00 – 9:45      Property Due Diligence for Commercial Real Estate – The Four Areas of Concern
(0.75 Professional Responsibility)
Learn the differences between Transactional Due Diligence and Property Due Diligence, including The Four Areas of Concern for Property Due Diligence.
R. Kymn Harp, Robbins, Salomon & Patt, Ltd., Chicago

9:45 – 10:30    Environmental Due Diligence
(0.75 Professional Responsibility)
Learn the differences between a Phase I Environmental Site Assessment, an All Appropriate Inquiry, ASTM Standard E1527 – 13, and an Environmental Compliance Audit.  Is the Client selling/buying/loaning on a commercial real estate or a going concern?  What are the concerns?  What contract form and clauses are you advised to consider?
William J. Anaya, Greensfelder, Hemker & Gale, P.C.. Chicago

10:30 – 10:45    Break

10:45 - 11:30   Common Commercial Title Endorsements – What to Look For and How Do You Get Them?
Title insurance is a risk shifting tool that shifts the risk of loss from the purchaser/owner (or lender) to the title insurance company as to matters insured under the policy.  Adding specific endorsements can expand the title risks being insured by the title insurance company, shifting the risk of loss away from the purchaser/owner (lender). Learn what the title company needs to be able to provide coverage.
Heather Schuette, First American Title Insurance Company National Commercial Services, Chicago
Samuel A. Shiel, ITP IEP, AmTrust Title Insurance Company, Chicago

11:30 – 12:15  Case Law Update
William J. Anaya, Greensfelder, Hemker & Gale, P.C.. Chicago
Michael J. Rooney, Illinois Institute for Continuing Legal Education, Springfield

12:15 – 1:15     Lunch on your own

1:15 – 2:15      Leases & Sale Leasebacks
Leasing is a like marriage.  Understand the key considerations related to the top 10 Lease provisions from the Landlord and Tenant perspectives.  Learn about compromise language that can assist in making these marriages work.
LaVon M. Johns, Quintairos, Prieto, Wood & Boyer, P.A., Chicago
Upneet S. Teji, Greensfelder, Hemker & Gale, P.C., Chicago

2:15 – 3:15      1031 Exchanges and Opportunity Zone Essentials – What Does A Commercial Real Estate Lawyer Need to Know?
Learn why you and your client should consider a 1031 tax deferred exchange, how it works, and the Key Rules to successfully complete a 1031 exchange.  Also, understand the essentials about newly enacted Opportunity Zones and how they work. At some point soon, your clients will ask.
R. Kymn Harp, Robbins, Salomon & Patt, Ltd., Chicago

3:15 – 3:30       Cookie Break                           

3:30 – 4:30      CRE Trends and New Issues in 2019
As technology, innovation, and the market evolve, so do commercial real estate and the deals we see.   Learn from our panel of lawyers and other CRE industry thought leaders about the latest trends and developments in commercial real estate ranging from space planning considerations and new data/technology norms to cannabis-related enterprises and LEED issues.  
Calum S. Payne, CBRE, Oak Brook
Upneet S. Teji, Greensfelder, Hemker & Gale, P.C., Chicago

4:30                  Adjourn


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