Mortgage Foreclosures & Workouts
Wednesday, November 9, 2016
1350 Walt Whitman Road
Melville, L.I., NY 11747
9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
7.5 MCLE Credits: 2.0 Professional Practice; 4.5 Skills; 1.0 Ethics
Not Able to Attend in Person?
A Live Webcast Option is Available: Thursday, November 10, 2016*
If you cannot watch the webcast at the scheduled time and date, the recording will be available for you to access after the presentation date for a 60 day period enabling you to watch on your schedule and earn your MCLE credits.
Note: Newly admitted attorneys registered for the webcast must watch the Ethics segment in real-time in order to earn credit.
Real Property Law Section
Committee on Continuing Legal Education
Robert A. Wolf, Partner, Tarter Krinsky & Drogin LLP, New York, NY
Derek Tarson, Foreclosure Project Director, Legal Aid Society of Rockland County, Inc., New York, NY
This program will present a practical “nuts and bolts” approach to New York’s judicial mortgage foreclosure process. Each step of a foreclosure action, including pre-commencement review of the mortgage documents, the notice of pendency, the pleadings, motions for summary judgment, for appointment of a referee to compute, and for judgment of foreclosure and sale, and the foreclosure itself, as well as post-sale proceedings, will all be discussed.
Who Should Attend:
All attorneys seeking a fundamental but practical overview of handling a foreclosure. Attorneys practicing in the area of Real Property Law
8:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. Registration
9:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. Pre-Foreclosure: Initial Steps
9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. Special Rules for Foreclosures on Homes
10:30 a.m. – 10:40 a.m. Refreshment Break
10:40 a.m. – 11:40 a.m. Mortgage Foreclosure – The Steps for the Lender
11:40 a.m. – 12:05 p.m. The Foreclosure Sale and Post-Sale Issues
12:05 p.m. – 12:30 p.m. Judicial Foreclosure – The Court Appointed Officials
12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. Lunch (on your own)
1:30 p.m. – 2:20 p.m. Mortgage Foreclosure – From the Defendant’s Perspective
2:20 p.m. – 2:45 p.m. Bankruptcy and Judicial Foreclosure
2:45 p.m. – 2:55 p.m. Refreshment Break
2:55 p.m. – 3:45 p.m. Mortgage Loan Workouts and Related Issues
3:45 p.m. – 4:35 p.m. Ethics
4:35 p.m. Adjournment
Session Chair: Michael S. Amato Jr., Partner, Ruskin Moscou Faltischek P.C., Uniondale
John M. Brickman, Partner, McLaughlin & Stern, LLP, Great Neck
Adam L. Browser, Of Counsel, Ruskin Moscou Faltischek, P.C., Uniondale
Adam Gross, Partner, Gross Polowy LLC, Williamsville
Roxanne L. Jones, Partner, Frenkel Lambert Weiss Weisman & Gordon, LLP, Bay Shore
NYSBA Members: $175
Real Property Law Section Members: $148.75
Non Members: $275
Note: Pre-registration Strongly Advised: You can save money and guarantee your seat and course materials by registering early. Registrations received at the door are subject to an additional $15.00 registration fee. Registrations cancelled less than three days from the program date will be assessed a cancellation fee of $25.00.