2023 Schedule (Tentative and subject to change)

THURSDAY, DEC. 7 , 2023
7:45 AM Check-in and Continental Breakfast
8:30 Case Update, Part 1
David A. Weatherbie, Cramer Weatherbie Richardson Oliver LLP, Dallas
Legislative Changes to Your Practice
Steve Streiff, Old Republic National Title Insurance Company, Houston
10:15 BREAK
10:30 The Corporate Transparency Act and You
Leslie S. Johnson, WFG National Title Insurance Company, Dallas

Marx Sterbcow, The Sterbcow Law Group LLC, New Orleans
11:30 What’s a Mineral, Severance Issues and Dominant Estates (Geothermal, Surface Materials, Ridge Renewables Case)
John H. Dorris, First American Title Insurance Company, Houston
12 PM Who Holds Title When the Entity Dies (or Trustees Disappear)?
Professor Rishi Batra, St. Mary’s University School of Law, San Antonio
1:15 How Well Do You Know Schedule B?
Ron Dold, Westcor Land Title Insurance Company, Austin

1:45 Trouble on the Homestead (Waiver, Estoppel, Abandonment, Disclaimers, and Effect of New Rural Land Pretended Sale Bill)
Jeremy Brown, Keating Brown PLLC, Richardson
2:45 Elder Law: A New Look at Some Old Issues
Wade A. Thunhorst, Title Resources Guaranty Company, Dallas
3:15 BREAK
3:30 Problems with Lady Bird Deeds (Multiple Grantors, Enforceability, MERP Collection Efforts)
Jacob G. Straub, Law Office of Jacob G. Straub, West
4 Who Holds Title When the Entity Dies (or Trustees Disappear)?
Bruce Goldston, Texan Title Insurance Company, San Antonio
4:30 P-39 Express Insurance – What it is and When is it an Option?
David M. Hays, First National Title Insurance Company, Plano
5 New TREC Rules, HOA’s, MUD’s, etc.
Scott Kesner, Chair of The Texas Real Estate Commission, El Paso
5:30 Welcome Reception with Sponsors
Bar closes at 6:30 pm

FRIDAY, DEC. 8, 2023
7:30 AM Continental Breakfast
8 Case Update, Part 2
David A. Weatherbie, Cramer Weatherbie Richardson Oliver LLP, Dallas

8:45 Fraud – How Many Ways?
David Tandy, Texas National Title, Austin

9:30 Property Taxes (New Relief Act, Prorations, Freezes, Transportability)
Lisa M. Beville, JD, CPA, CTIP, Fidelity National Financial, Dallas
10:15 Clearing Title and Schedule C (Muniment of Title, AOH, Complex Wills, Marital Exemptions)
Mary Belan Doggett, Attorney at Law
10:45 I’m Foreclosing, What Could Go Wrong?
David Tomek, David Tomek PLLC, Dallas
Daniel Oney, Texas Real Estate Research Center at Texas A&M University, College Station
12:30 AI, Chat GPT – What's Trending in Tech; Videochat Issues
David Sinclair, Alliant National Title Insurance Company, Longmont, Colorado

1:15 Title Companies - IT Security, E&O Insurance, FAQ
Genady Vishnevetsky, Stewart Title Guaranty Company, Houston
2 Hot Topics

Roland Love, Independence Title Company, Quinlan
Brian Watts, First American Title Insurance Company, Dallas
3 Adjourn

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