Closings Gone Bad: Navigating Failed Real Estate Transactions

Date: June 7th 2019 CLE Credits: 2 General

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Course Description

Live Webcast - June 7th, 2019

  • 10:00-12:15pm PST / 11:00-1:15pm MST / 12:00-2:15pm CST / 1:00-3:15pm EST

The purpose of this course is to help transactional real estate attorneys protect their clients and position them to prevail in litigation if it looks like a real estate closing is going bad. We will be discussing both sides of the transaction.



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  • Shay B. Cohen
    Shay B. Cohen is an associate attorney with Rice Pugatch Robinson Storfer & Cohen, PLLC, based in Ft. Lauderdale. Mr. Cohen handles a broad range of commercial litigation matters, including real estate, contracts, and creditor’s rights. Mr. Cohen has experience litigating in state court, federal court, and bankruptcy court. Mr. Cohen graduated cum laude from the University of Miami School of Law in 2014. Rice Pugatch Robinson Storfer & Cohen, PLLC maintains a sophisticated business and labor and employment practice. Rice Pugatch Robinson Storfer & Cohen, PLLC represents clients in commercial litigation, business transactions, collection matters, bankruptcy (both creditors and debtors), and represents public employees, public pension funds, and individuals and businesses with respect to labor and employment law.

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      • 2 General Credits
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    1. Determining whether there has been a breach
    2. How to put the counterparty in breach if they are failing to perform
    3. Preserving client’s right to specific performance
    4. Understanding how decisions made during closing can bind clients to remedies in litigation
    5. Documenting the closing process to prevail in litigation on either side

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