Real Estate 2017
Friday, May 12, 2017 • 1:00 – 5:00 p.m.
4.0 hours CLE Credit, including 1.0 hour Ethics*
* This seminar is pending accreditation by the Kansas CLE Commission
1:00 – 1:10 p.m.
Welcome and Announcements
•Wes Kimmel, moderator, Foulston Siefkin LLP, Wichita, KS
•Moji S. Rosson, moderator, Visit Wichita,
1:10 – 2:00 p.m.
Basic Insurance for Real Estate
•Blake Wells, IMA, Inc., Wichita KS
Mr. Wells will discuss and explain the basic types of insurance for real estate and various real estate transactions, as well as the key insurance provisions to consider.
Break: 2:00 p.m. – 2:10p.m. (10 minutes)
2:10 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Case Law and Legislative Update
•Mert F. Buckley, Adams Jones Law Firm, P.A., Wichita, KS
•Patrick Hughes, Adams Jones Law Firm, P.A., Wichita, KS
Mr. Buckley and Mr. Hughes will discuss recent real estate cases and legislation.
3:05 – 3:55 p.m.
Developing Best Practices When Transacting for Real Property - Understanding the Requirements for Title Insurance
•Glenn Edwards, Security 1st Title, Wichita, KS
•Richard L. Schodorf, Security 1st Title, Wichita, KS
Mr. Edwards and Mr. Schodorf will present information to help better understand why certain requirements are made prior to the issuance of title insurance. The discussion will highlight topics such as contracts for deed, tax foreclosure sales, divorce journal entries, and trust and executor deeds.
Break: 3:55 p.m. – 4:10 p.m. (15 minutes)
4:10 – 5:00 p.m.
(50 minutes - Ethics)
A Summary of Recent Disciplinary Cases Uncovered
•Jack S. McInteer, Depew Gillen Rathbun &
McInteer, LC, Wichita, KS
Mr. McInteer will discuss cases from Kansas and other states which demonstrate the application of the ethics rules in the context of real estate transactions and negotiations, as well as in the lawyer/client relationship.