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Sponsored by the Real Estate Section of the Colorado Bar Association

REAL ESTATE SYMPOSIUM


LIVE ONLY:

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ANNUAL

ST BAC EA K MB IN REGISTER ONLINE! Go to www.realestatesymposium.org OA T!

JULY 19-21, 2012


SHERATON STEAMBOAT RESORT 2200 Village Inn Court Steamboat Springs, CO 80487

The Symposium will be submitted for 15 General CLE Credits, including 3 Ethics Credits
Real Estate Credits: The Symposium will be submitted for 15 hours of credit for real estate continuing education requirements under CRS 12-61-110.5(3).

Colorados foremost Real Estate Conference!

29 Years in the Making


What began in 1982 as a Saturday program in Denver has grown into the definitive annual gathering place for members of the Colorado real estate community old and new. More than a CLE conference, this annual event brings together the most outstanding speakers and timely topics, all with the spectacular backdrop that is Steamboat Springs. Share your stories and experiences during coffee breaks, at the wine tasting, on the tee, or at the trailhead. Join the conversation on these and other issues I Different Approaches to Buying and Selling Contaminated Property I Public Private Financing - Deal Structure Options I Legislative and Case Law Updates I Brokerage License Law for Dirt Lawyers I 2013 CREC Contract Forms I Common Water Law Issues Encountered in Real Estate Closings I Lurking Special Districts in a Distressed Market I Railroad Rights of Way in Colorado I Ethics: The Life Cycle of a Client File I Interstate Land Sales Act Update I Key Provisions, Strategies and Methodologies in Negotiating Leases I Ethics: Ten Tips to Truncate Tenuous Ethical Temptations I Back by Popular Demand THE 10-MINUTE DRILL!

THANK YOU to all of our sponsors for their continued support of the Annual Real Estate Symposium!

THE 2012 SYMPOSIUM SPONSORS:


Confirmed at the Time of Printing:

PLATINUM PROGRAM SPONSORS: The Real Estate Section of the Colorado Bar Association

GOLD PROGRAM SPONSORS: Chicago Title of Colorado Cordes & Company Fidelity National Title Insurance Company SILVER PROGRAM SPONSORS: Assured Title Agency, LLC Attorneys Title Guaranty Fund Bloomberg L.P. Commonwealth / Heritage Title Company First American Title Insurance Company JAMS Stewart Title BRONZE PROGRAM SPONSORS: 1031 Corporation Exchange Professionals ABA Retirement Funds Program Bradford Publishing Co. Land Title Guarantee Company LexisNexis

We look forward to seeing you in Steamboat, the quintessential Rocky Mountain town.

REGISTER ONLINE! Go to www.realestatesymposium.org

Sponsorship opportunities are still available! For more information, please contact Monica Santillanes at msantillanes@cobar.org.

SYMPOSIUM AGENDA DAY 1 THURSDAY, JULY 19, 2012


11:30 am 12:45 pm Registration Open Opening Remarks Randall G. Alt, Esq., Program Chair, Moye White, LLP, Denver, CO Gary Abrams, Executive Director, Colorado Bar Association CLE, Denver, CO Buying and Selling Contaminated Property I Transactional and Regulatory Approaches for Managing Environmental Risk, Cleaning Up and Redeveloping Properties I Case Studies to Illustrate Different Approaches I Lessons Learned Presented by Polly B. Jessen, Esq., Kaplan Kirsch & Rockwell, LLP, Denver, CO, Eric Williams, President and CEO, Frontier Renewal, LLC, Englewood, CO, and Fonda Apostolopoulos, PE, Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment, Denver, CO Public Private Financing - Deal Structure Options PIFs, Sales Tax Sharing Arrangements, TIFs and Urban Renewal Authorities

1:00 - 2:00 pm

2:00 - 2:50 pm

Presented by James T. Johnson, Esq., Otten, Johnson, Robinson, Neff + Ragonetti, PC, Denver, CO
2:50 - 3:10 pm 3:10 - 4:00 pm Networking Break 2012 Legislative Update Presented by Christopher W. Payne, Esq., Ballard Spahr, LLP, Denver, CO License Law for Dirt Lawyers Real estate law frequently interacts with real estate brokerage law. This is not a survey of real estate license law. Instead, it touches upon the half a dozen topics real estate lawyers often bump into. Presented by Jonathan A. Goodman, Esq., Frascona, Joiner, Goodman & Greenstein, PC, Boulder, CO Adjourn Annual Wine Tasting Reception

4:00 - 4:50 pm

4:50 pm 4:50 - 6:30 pm

SYMPOSIUM AGENDA DAY 2 FRIDAY, JULY 20, 2012


7:30 am 8:20 - 9:20 am Registration Open - Continental Breakfast 2012 Case Law Update Presented by Frederick B. Skillern, Esq., Montgomery, Little & Soran, PC, Greenwood Village, CO 2013 CREC Contract Forms Presented by Kent Jay Levine, Esq., Kent Jay Levine, PC, Englewood, CO Networking Break Common Water Law Issues Encountered in a Real Estate Closing I What Kind of Documentation Do You Need to Pass Good Title for Water Rights in a Mutual Ditch v. Groundwater? I Lost Stock Certificates and Other Issues Presented by Timothy J. Flanagan, Esq., Fowler, Schimberg & Flanagan, PC, Denver, CO
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9:20 - 9:40 am

9:40 - 10:00 am 10:00 - 10:50 am

SYMPOSIUM AGENDA DAY 2 FRIDAY, JULY 20, 2012


10:50 - 11:40 am

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Lurking Special Districts in a Distressed Market Questions You Need to Ask I Buying Real Estate out of Foreclosure? I Is There a District? I Is It Safe? I Can You Get Control? Presented by Matthew R. Dalton, Esq., Grimshaw & Harring, PC, Denver, CO Lunch Provided Railroad Rights of Way in Colorado I Absolute fee/limited fee/easement I The Fed interpretations I Recent recreational influences Presented by Willis V. Carpenter, Esq., Carpenter & Klatskin, PC, Denver, CO The Life Cycle of a Client File: Issues Relating to the Creation, Retention and Destruction of Client Files, with Particular Emphasis on Colo. RPC 1.16A. I What is the file? I Must the lawyer keep the file? How long? I Under what circumstances may the lawyer destroy the file? How? I What happens if a lawyer can no longer care for and feed his files? Presented by Charles Chip Mortimer, Jr., Esq., Colorado Supreme Court Attorney Regulation Counsel, Denver, CO Networking Break THE 10-MINUTE DRILL Moderator: J. Marcus Painter, Esq., Holland & Hart, LLP, Boulder, CO I Title Standards Update Presented by Diane B. Davies, Esq., Faegre Baker Daniels, LLP, Denver, CO I Trust the Trust or Trust the Trustee? Where to Put the Title? Presented by Geoffrey P. Anderson, Esq., Sweetbaum Sands Anderson, PC, Denver, CO I RECEIVER SALES OF REAL PROPERTY: Can They Really Do That? OR How I Learned to Stop Worrying About Foreclosure Law and Love Receiver Sales Presented by Robert L. Brown, Esq., Sherman & Howard, LLC, Denver, CO I Cool and Gnarly Title Issues: A Brief Review of Surprise Title Issues Awaiting Unsuspecting Real Estate Practitioners Presented by Julia T. Waggener, Esq., Waggener & Foster, LLP, Denver, CO I Payoff? What Payoff? Misappropriation of Funds at Closing - Discussion of the Current State of the Law Concerning Misappropriation of Funds by Loan Servicers and Title Agents Presented by Daniel A. Sweetser, Esq., The Sweetser Law Firm, PC, Denver, CO I Insurance ABCs: Building Blocks for Real Estate Practitioners Presented by Wesley B. Howard, Jr., Esq., Benjamin, Bain, Howard & Cohen, LLC, Greenwood Village, CO I Picking Your Battle Ground Drafting Considerations in Light of the Rocket Docket Pilot Project Presented by J. Marcus Painter, Esq., Holland & Hart, LLP, Boulder, CO

11:40 am - 1:15 pm 1:15 - 2:20 pm

2:20 - 3:10 pm (1 Ethics Credit)

3:10 - 3:30 pm 3:30 - 4:40 pm

SYMPOSIUM AGENDA DAY 2 FRIDAY, JULY 20, 2012


4:40 pm 4:40 - 6:00 pm Adjourn Networking Reception

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SYMPOSIUM AGENDA DAY 3 SATURDAY, JULY 21, 2012


7:30 am 8:20 - 9:10 am Registration Open - Continental Breakfast Interstate Land Sales Act New Cases, New Agency, New Proposals Presented by Richard C. Linquanti, Esq., Carlton Fields, St. Petersburg, FL Negotiating Leases Key Provisions, Strategies and Methodologies Commercial leases have numerous key provisions of considerable import to landlords and tenants. Several of these provisions will be discussed in the context of six winning negotiation strategies, the negotiation process, and negotiation techniques to avoid. Presented by John R. Benitez, Esq., Moye White, LLP, Denver, CO Networking Break Ethics: Ten Very Good Reasons Why You Should Attend This Session Presented by John E. Moye, Esq., Moye White, LLP, Denver, CO Adjourn Annual Golf Outing

9:10 -10:00 am

10:00 - 10:20 am 10:20 am - 12:00 pm (2 Ethics Credits) 12:00 pm 1:30 pm

LODGING INFORMATION

DATES: JULY 19-21, 2012

Cut-off for room reservations is July 2, 2012. Rooms will sell out fast! MAKE YOUR RESERVATION EARLY!
CLE has reserved a block of rooms for guests of the Symposium at the Sheraton Steamboat Resort. Room rates start at $159 plus applicable taxes and resort fees. When making your reservation, in order to receive the group room rate, please indicate that you are a guest of the Colorado Bar Association Real Estate Symposium. Reservations will be accepted by phone at (800) 848-8877. OVERFLOW LODGING: The Steamboat Grand 2300 Mt. Werner Circle Steamboat Springs, CO 80487
CLE has arranged for overflow rooms at the Steamboat Grand Hotel, located directly across the street from the Steamboat Sheraton Resort, and through ResortQuest (Steamboat property management). When making your reservation, in order to receive the group room rate, please indicate that you are a guest of the Colorado Bar Association Overflow group. Reservations at the Steamboat Grand will be accepted by phone at (877) 269-2628.

REAL ESTATE SYMPOSIUM HEADQUARTERS: Sheraton Steamboat Resort


2200 Village Inn Court Steamboat Springs, CO 80487

ResortQuest:
Reservations through ResortQuest will be accepted by phone at (866) 666-1289. ResortQuest properties include: Torian Plum Condominiums | Snow Flower Condominiums | Bronze Tree Condominiums | Ironwood Townhomes

30TH ANNUAL REAL ESTATE SYMPOSIUM FACULTY


PROGRAM CHAIR Randall G. Alt, Esq. Moye White, LLP Denver CO FACULTY Geoffrey P. Anderson, Esq. Sweetbaum Sands Anderson, PC Denver, CO Fonda Apostolopoulos, PE Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment Denver, CO John R. Benitez, Esq. Moye White, LLP Denver CO Robert L. Brown, Esq. Sherman & Howard, LLC Denver, CO Willis V. Carpenter, Esq. Carpenter & Klatskin, PC Denver, CO Matthew R. Dalton, Esq. Grimshaw & Harring, PC Denver, CO Diane B. Davies, Esq. Faegre Baker Daniels, LLP Denver, CO Timothy J. Flanagan, Esq. Fowler, Schimberg & Flanagan, PC Denver, CO Jonathan A. Goodman, Esq. Frascona, Joiner, Goodman & Greenstein, PC Boulder, CO Wesley B. Howard, Jr., Esq. Benjamin, Bain, Howard & Cohen, LLC Greenwood Village, CO Polly B. Jessen, Esq. Kaplan Kirsch & Rockwell, LLP Denver, CO James T. Johnson, Esq. Otten, Johnson, Robinson, Neff + Ragonetti, PC Denver, CO Kent Jay Levine, Esq. Kent Jay Levine, PC Englewood, CO Richard C. Linquanti, Esq. Carlton Fields St. Petersburg, FL Charles Chip Mortimer, Jr., Esq. Colorado Supreme Court Attorney Regulation Counsel Denver, CO John E. Moye, Esq. Moye White, LLP Denver CO J. Marcus Painter, Esq. Holland & Hart, LLP Boulder, CO
ADDITIONAL SYMPOSIUM INFORMATION
TO REGISTER: You may REGISTER ONLINE at www.realestatesymposium.org, or return the attached form with check or credit card information. Register by phone or fax with Visa, MasterCard, or American Express. Phone: (303) 860-0608. Toll Free (888) 860-2531. CANCELLATIONS: If you are unable to attend, please notify CBA/CLE by July 9, 2012 and we will gladly refund your tuition in full or transfer your tuition to the home study. Cancellations after July 10, 2012 will be refunded less a $50 cancellation fee. CREDITS: Submitted for 15 general credits, including 3 ethics credit. REAL ESTATE CREDITS: Submitted for 15 hours of credit for real estate continuing education requirements under CRS 12-61-110.5(3). SPECIAL NEEDS: If you need information regarding availability of special facilities please call (303) 860-0608. HOTEL ACCOMMODATIONS: Special rates and lodging options are available for attendees of the Real Estate Symposium. For details, please see LODGING INFORMATION on the brochure. TAX DEDUCTION: An income tax deduction may be allowed for educational expenses, including registration, travel, meals, and lodging, if they improve or maintain professional skills in accordance with the limitations and requirements of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986.

Christopher W. Payne, Esq. Ballard Spahr, LLP Denver, CO Frederick B. Skillern, Esq. Montgomery, Little & Soran, PC Greenwood Village, CO Daniel A. Sweetser, Esq. The Sweetser Law Firm, PC Denver, CO Julia T. Waggener, Esq. Waggener & Foster, LLP Denver, CO Eric Williams President and CEO Frontier Renewal, LLC Englewood, CO

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30TH ANNUAL REAL ESTATE SYMPOSIUM JULY 19-21, 2012 STEAMBOAT SPRINGS, COLORADO
STEP 1 - REGISTRATION CATEGORIES
Symposium tuition includes course materials, admission to the entire program, and admission to the Thursday wine tasting and Friday reception.

HOMESTUDY ORDER FORM


To receive full CLE credit, you must purchase both the course materials AND the recorded seminar.

J J J J

Non-Member: ......................................................................................................$419 CBA Member: ......................................................................................................$399 Real Estate Section Member: ................................................................................$369 NEW! CLE Elite Season Pass: ......................................................................$179

COURSE MATERIALS ONLY: (RE071913C) J CBA Member: $129 J Non-Member: $159 COURSE MATERIALS AND RECORDED SEMINAR: J CBA Member: $399 J Non-Member: $419 J Recorded Program on CD-ROM and Paper Course
Materials (RE071913D)

STEP 2 - COURSE MATERIALS

J Digital Course Materials- Flash Drive J Printed Book


STEP 3 - BRINGING A GUEST?
The Thursday Wine Tasting and Friday Reception are complimentary for guests. A Guest Pass is available for $50 for guests who wish to participate in breakfast on Friday and Saturday. J NO I am not bringing a guest J YES I am bringing a guest (please add $50 per guest to your registration fee)
Guest Name: ______________________________________________________ Guest Name: ______________________________________________________

J Online Recorded Program and Downloadable


Course Materials
Available online only instructions will be e-mailed to you after purchase

Preferred format:

J Video-On-Demand (RE071913N) J MP3 (RE071913J)


NOTE: Shipping & handling only applies to orders you receive via mail.

Price Shipping & Handling Subtotal Applicable Sales Tax

$ $ $ $

10.00

(7.62% Denver, 4% RTD and 2.9% rest of Colo.)

STEP 4 - SYMPOSIUM FUNCTIONS


Please indicate which functions you plan to attend J Thursday Wine Tasting (included for attendees) J Friday Lunch (included for attendees) J Friday Cocktail Reception (included for attendees)

HOMESTUDY TOTAL $

Are you an Elite Pass Holder?


Attend the Real Estate Symposium for only $179!
FOR CLE USE ONLY: Check # : __________________

PROGRAM TOTAL $
All registrations must include a check or charge card information. Mail to CLE, 1900 Grant St., Suite 300, Denver, Colorado 80203-4303. You may register by phone or fax when using Visa, MasterCard or Amex. Phone 303-860-0608 Fax 303-860-0624

Approval # : __________________

Register by PHONE...
when using VISA, MasterCard or Amex. (303) 860-0608 Toll-Free: (888) 860-2531

Name(s)_______________________________________________________________ _______________________________________________________________ Attorney Reg. No. _______________________________________________________ _______________________________________________________ Firm/Organization ________________________________________________________________________ E-Mail Address __________________________________________________________________________________________________ Street Address ____________________________________________________________________________________ City / State / Zip __________________________________________________________________________ Telephone ( ) ________________________________________________________________

Or FAX form to...


when using VISA, MasterCard or Amex. FAX to: (303) 860-0624

Or MAIL form to...


CLE in Colorado, 1900 Grant St., Suite 300 Denver, CO 80203-4303

Or Register ONLINE...
when using VISA, MasterCard or Amex. Register @ www.realestatesymposium.org

PAYMENT METHOD:

J Check made payable to CBA-CLE (Check #_______________ ) J VISA J MasterCard J Amex


Credit Card # ____________________________________________________________________________ Exp. Date __________________________________________________________________________________________ Signature (required) ___________________________________________________________________ ___________________________________________________________________

METHOD OF PAYMENT:

BACK IN STEAMBOAT!

REAL ESTATE SYMPOSIUM


Sponsored by the Real Estate Section of the Colorado Bar Association

30TH ANNUAL

Nonprofit Org. U.S. Postage Paid Permit No. 1638


1900 Grant Street, Suite 300, Denver, Colorado 80203-4303

Denver, CO

LIVE ONLY: JULY 19-21, 2012


Colorados foremost Real Estate Conference!
Register online: www.realestatesymposium.org

30TH ANNUAL

Sponsored by the Real Estate Section of the Colorado Bar Association

REAL ESTATE SYMPOSIUM

ST BAC EA K MB IN OA T!

LIVE ONLY: JULY 19-21, 2012

Colorados foremost Real Estate Conference!


REGISTER ONLINE! Go to www.realestatesymposium.org