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Creditors’ rights and foreclosure defense have become among the most in demand and profitable practice areas in this weak economy. Over the past three years, banks and other creditors have retained record numbers of attorneys to foreclose on loans, repossess property, and obtain favorable workouts. At the same time, millions of homeowners have faced foreclosures, stringent modifications, defaults, and pre-ordained workouts. The laws across the country have changed dramatically in recent months and years as the federal and state governments have altered procedures, rules, and even issued opinions to impede overly aggressive creditors while simultaneously curbing abuses by the defense bar. This seminar covers the latest insight on both creditors’ rights and foreclosure defense, as well as related issues, including bankruptcy and ethical considerations. Learn from our distinguished and nationally respected faculty, who will share the best practices and techniques for representing banks, home owners, and institutional clients. Registration includes course and reference materials. Agenda: 1. Mortgage Modifications & Forbearance Agreements:
a. Contractual Rights of Mortgagees
b. Pro’s and Con’s of Loan Modifications
c. Effectively Modifying Loans
d. Advantaging Your Client With Forbearance Agreements and Waivers 2. Mortgage Workouts & Bankruptcy Issues Related to Foreclosures:
a. Best Practices in Confronting a Distressed Borrower
b. Examining Critical Documentation and Collateral Perfection
c. Effectively Utilizing Litigation and Timing Issues
d. Conducting an Out-of-Court Workout
e. Mastering the Nuisances of Bankruptcy Related Issues to Best Advantage Your Foreclosure Practice
f. Benefitting from the Uniform Commercial Code
3. Successfully Representing Homeowners:
a. Representing Financially Troubled Homeowners
b. Utilizing the Mortgage Electronic Registration System to Benefit Your Client
c. Understanding Securitization of Mortgage Loans
d. Forming Winning Defenses & Arguments in Foreclosure Cases
e. Highlighting the “Robo-Signer” Pattern
f. Locating Fraud in Foreclosure Matters
4. Recorded Question & Answer Session Biography of Seminar Faculty:
1. Michael J. Catalfimo
is a Shareholder and Chief Operating Officer of Carter, Conboy, Case, Blackmore, Maloney & Laird, P.C., where he concentrates his practice on creditors' rights, business litigation, and civil litigation. He is also a national expert on foreclosure law, having lectured to attorneys across the country on the latest laws and procedures involving repossessions, motion practice, residential foreclosures, and foreclosure sales. Mr. Catalfimo, a graduate of Boston College Law School, has served as an adjunct professor of business law, currently serves on the arbitration and mediation panels of the U.S. District Court, and is the past president of both his county bar association and Federation of Bar Associations. He is “AV” Preeminent rated by Martindale-Hubbell and "Superb" rated by Avvo.
2. Jeffrey R. Erler
is a Partner at Bell Nunnally, where he practices in the areas of insolvency and creditor's rights, including bankruptcy-related litigation. He has extensive experience representing secured and unsecured creditors, lessors, and committees in bankruptcy reorganizations and liquidations, bankruptcy litigation, and pre- and post-bankruptcy workout and foreclosure matters. He also specializes in out of court workouts, personal property repossession and sales under Article Nine of the Uniform Commercial Code, and real estate foreclosures. Mr. Erler is an experienced litigator and represents clients in all stages of litigation, including motion practice, discovery, dispute resolution, trial and appeal. He is also a widely sought after speaker on creditor representation, foreclosures, and related issues, including collection efforts and bankruptcy. He is a graduate of Southern Methodist University and has been listed as a SuperLawyer.
3. Dustin A. Zacks
is a partner and trial lawyer at King, Nieves & Zacks, PLLC. He previously practiced at a leading boutique firm nationally known for its tough defense against “robo-signers” and fraudulent loan practices. Mr. Zacks has successfully represented countless homeowners, handled hundreds of foreclosure cases, conducted ground-breaking depositions of bank officers, and argued motions in numerous courts that have resulted in the issuance of highly favorable precedent for homeowners. The former Ohio Secretary of State cited his depositions of a bank officer as possible grounds for a potential criminal investigation into the foreclosure practices of Chase Home Finance. Mr. Zacks has appeared on various national and local media outlets to speak about foreclosure and real estate issues, including CBS Evening News, BBC World News America, National Public Radio, Fox Business Channel, Washington Post, USA Today, Reuters, Associated Press, Bloomberg, MarketWatch, Euromoney Magazine, AOL Real Estate, among others. He has also lectured nationally on fighting fraud and contesting standing in foreclosure disputes. Who should attend this seminar?
Attorneys, paralegals, and legal professionals.
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4. Georgia Bar for 1.5 CLE credits
5. Mississippi Commission on Continuing Legal Education for 1.5 CLE credits
6. The State of Nebraska for 1.5 CLE credits
7. The Nevada Board of Continuing Legal Education for 1.5 CLE credits
8. The New Mexico Minimum Continuing Legal Education Board for 1.5 CLE credits
9. The New York State Bar for 1.5 CLE credits
10. The Oregon State Bar for 1.5 CLE credits
11. The Rhode Island Mandatory Continuing Legal Education Commission for 1.5 CLE credits
12. The State Bar of Texas for 1.5 CLE credits
13. The Utah State Board of Continuing Legal Education for 1.5 MCLE credits
14. The Virginia State Bar for 1.5 MCLE credits
15. The Washington State Board of Continuing Legal Education for 1.5 MCLE credits
16. The Wisconsin Board of Bar Examiners for 1.5 CLE credits
17. The Wyoming State Bar for 1.5 CLE credits
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