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Ethical Gaps, Mishaps and Traps in Real Estate Practice

Recorded on: Mar. 6, 2017
Running Time: 01:00:00

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Taken from the Web Program Negotiating Commercial Leases 2017 recorded March, 2017 in New York.

Ethical Gaps, Mishaps and Traps in Real Estate Practice [01:00:00]
  • Engagement letter gap 
    • Scope Creep
    • Later Transactional Conflicts
  • Conflicts issues arising from outside counsel's dealings with inhouse counsel acting as owner/officer of property management company and independent counsel versus inhouse counsel acting as a party to the transaction 
  • Virtual office, multijurisdictional practice/unauthorized practice concerns/confidentiality problems 
  • Bottom line for attendees: what is my practical procedural strategic plan to deal with conflicts, keep fee and keep client
  • Practical ethical and civility conduct  tips for negotiating transactions

Robert J. Bergson, Michael E. Meyer


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Robert J Bergson ~ Abrams Garfinkel Margolis Bergson, LLP
Michael E Meyer ~ DLA Piper LLP (US)
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