Hoffmeyer Speaking for NBI on Title Insurance and Real Estate

William Hoffmeyer Speaking on Title Insurance, Legal Ethics and Drafting Purchase/Sale Agreements and Deeds for NBI

William Hoffmeyer shares his title insurance, deed drafting and ethics knowledge with other attorneys.

William Hoffmeyer shares his title insurance, deed drafting and ethics knowledge with other attorneys.

On August 17, 2015, Partner William Hoffmeyer joins NBI (the National Business Institute) to speak at Legal Descriptions, Title Insurance and Surveys in Real Estate Transactions. During this seminar, Hoffmeyer will be teaching other attorneys about important issues related to Title Insurance, Legal Ethics and Deeds.

He will address:

Title Insurance

  • What Legal Description Error Can be Cured by Scriveners Affidavit and What Can’t
  • Title Standards
  • The Title Insurance Policy and Commitment
  • Recognizing and Curing Title Defects
  • Insurance Coverage Expectations
  • Title Insurance Exclusions and Exceptions
  • Title Endorsements – Generally
  • Marketable Title vs. Insurable Title
  • Effect of Warranty Deed
  • Examples of Application of the Authorities
  • Relationship Between Title Insurance and Survey Coverage

Legal Ethics

  • Conflicts of Interest
  • Disclosure of Defects in Property
  • Liability in Title Examinations
  • Attorneys’ Fees

Drafting Purchase and Sale Agreements and Deeds

  • Addressing Conditions and Covenants
  • The Vital Importance of Title Review
  • Getting Timing Down for a Smooth Transition
  • What You Need to Know About Pre-Closing Inspection/Cooperation
  • Real World Remedies You Can Use
  • Acknowledging Risk of Loss
  • Conditions Subsequent