Event Calendar

Kiawah Island Resort

Real Estate Intensive

July 11 - July 12

Kiawah Island Resort


Mandatory CLE (MCLE/LEPR/SPECIALTY) Credit Hours
This program qualifies for 8.0 MCLE credit hours, including up to 2.0 LEPR credit hours, and up to 1.0 Taxation Law, 1.0 Estate Probate Planning and 1.0 Bankruptcy/Debtor-Creditor Law Specialty Credit Hours
Registration Fees:
Real Estate Section Members: $395
Non-Members of Real Estate Section: $445
Registration received after Friday, June 27 subject to a late fee of $50

Cancellation & Refund Policy: Refunds, less $50.00 administrative processing fee, will be made for cancellations received in writing to SC Bar-CLE Division at registrar@scbar.org by no later than 5 pm one week prior (July 3rd) to the seminar. If you register but do not cancel by 5 pm one week before or register but do not attend, you will receive the course materials in consideration of payment. Designated substitutes may take the place of registrants unable to attend.


Hotel Information
Room Reservations: A block of villas has been reserved at Kiawah Island Resort’s East and West Beaches.  The program will be held at Turtle Point Clubhouse at East Beach.  East Beach one-bedroom scenic villas are $286.00 per night and West Beach one-bedroom scenic villas are $255.00 per night (the rates include on island transportation).  For reservations, call 800-654-2924 and ask for Villa Reservations and, mention the SC Bar – Real Estate Workshop, booking code 9629. Deadline for making reservations is June 10, 2014.  Reservations received after this date will only be filled on a space-and-rate available basis.

Program Agenda
Friday, July 11
8:00 a.m.                Registration and Continental Breakfast – Turtle Point Clubhouse
8:20 a.m.                Welcome and Opening Remarks
Susan F. Stewart
                                    Underwriting Counsel
                                    Southeast Regional Office
                                    Investors Title Insurance Company

8:30 a.m.                Beach and Water Issues
                                    Professor Josh Eagle, Esquire
                                    University of South Carolina School of Law
                                    Columbia, S.C.
9:30 a.m.                Litigating Title Claims
                                    Jenkins Mann, Esquire 
                                    Rogers Lewis Jackson, Mann & Quinn, LLC
                                    Columbia, S.C.
10:30 a.m.             Break
10:45 a.m.             The Real Estate Practitioners Response to Claims:
                                 Response/Avoidance, Ethical Issues to Consider
                                    M. Dawes Cooke Jr., Esquire
                                    Barnwell Whaley Patterson & Helms, LLC
                                    Charleston, S.C.
11:45 a.m.             Lunch
12:15 p.m.            Ethical Dilemmas Facing the Real Estate Practitioner
                                    William O. Higgins, Esquire
                                    Adams and Reese, LLP
                                    Columbia, S.C.
1:15 p.m.               Adjourn
6:30 p.m.               Reception for Attendees and Families
Saturday, July 12
8:00 a.m.                Continental Breakfast – Turtle Point Clubhouse
8:30 a.m.                Bankruptcy Concerns and Trends Affecting the Real Estate Practitioner
                                    Janet B. Haigler, Esquire
                                    Finkel Law Firm
9:30 a.m.                Heirs Property Act and Quiet Title Actions
                                    Christopher T. Colwell, Esquire and Phyllis W. Ewing, Esquire
                                    Moore & Van Allen Law Firm
                                    Charleston, S.C.
10:30 a.m.             Break
10:45 a.m.             Probate Code Amendments and Related Real Estate Issues
                                    The Honorable Amy W. McCulloch
                                     Richland County Probate Judge
                                     Columbia, S.C.
11:45 a.m.             Looking Positively Toward Our Future:
                                 Understanding the Trends, Factors and Sources of Growth Affecting Our Market”
                                     Ladd G. Lumpkin, CFA
                                     Senior Vice President-Wealth Management with Merrill Lynch
                                     Columbia, S.C. 

12:45 p.m.             Adjourn


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