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  • Develop strategies to recognize common and less common pitfalls in real estate matters, identify points of potential conflict, and protect yourself from liability. Enhance your capacity to serve clients and move transactions along. Topics include frequent contentious issues between lawyers for buyers and lawyers for sellers. This on-demand program was originally presented as an in-person program in October, 2020. Total running time is 1 hour, 18 minutes.
  • Develop strategies to recognize common and less common pitfalls in real estate matters, identify points of potential conflict, and protect yourself from liability. Enhance your capacity to serve clients and move transactions along. Topics include common ALIA claims against real estate lawyers. This on-demand program was originally presented as an in-person program in October, 2020. Total running time is 1 hour, 33 minutes.
  • Develop strategies to recognize common and less common pitfalls in real estate matters, identify points of potential conflict, and protect yourself from liability. Enhance your capacity to serve clients and move transactions along. Topics include, improper and problematic trust conditions in real estate transactions. This on-demand program was originally presented as an in-person program in October, 2020. Total running time is 1 hour, 24 minutes.
  • Analyze the lifecycle of commercial leases, including offers to lease, lease negotiations, tenant financing, default and enforcement, and current trends. This on-demand program was originally presented as an in-person program in October, 2020. Total running time is 5 hours, 59 minutes. Each presentation in this program is also available for individual purchase.
  • Unexpected issues can arise in seemingly straightforward real estate matters. Develop strategies to recognize common and less common pitfalls, identify points of potential conflict, and protect yourself from liability. Enhance your capacity to serve clients and move transactions along. This on-demand program was originally presented as an in-person program on October 24, 2020. Total running time is 5 hours, 34 minutes.
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  • The LESA Library is an online, comprehensive, and searchable resource that provides you with Alberta-specific legal information you can access from anywhere, at anytime. The complete LESA Library includes access to over 1,000 program papers from 2010 to the present, as well as publications, checklists, editable samples and precedents, and fillable forms. The LESA Library is a paid annual subscription with two payment options. Choose either an annual fee or sign up for our monthly payment option. Regardless of which payment option you pick, your subscription is for one year from the date of purchase. Subscriptions automatically renew on the expiration date. You may purchase an individual subscription to one or two areas of law or purchase a subscription to the complete library. Choose your areas of law in the drop-down menu below, select a payment option, and click “Sign Up Now” to add to your cart. Once your purchase is complete, you will have instant access to the LESA Library through the link at the top of our website. Subscribers to the LESA Library agree to abide by our Policies and Terms of Use. For answers to our frequently asked questions, please click here.
  • Explore frequent issues in residential real estate. Discuss how to avoid problems and liabilities in acting for a buyer or seller in residential real estate transactions. This on-demand program was originally broadcasted as a webinar on May 5, 2020. Total running time is 1 hour, 5 minutes. Though we do our best to ensure quality, technology is not always 100% reliable. This recording contains a few seconds of minor audio glitches.
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    This paper offers a basic overview of the commercial lending process to help legal support staff understand how all the pieces of the transaction fit together, whether acting for the borrower or the lender. Topics include commitment letters, parties, types of loans, due diligence searches, pre-funding conditions, insurance, common lender expectations, working with all parties, transmittal letters, security, and standard security documents. Practical tips are included throughout.  
  • This short paper provides some basic tips for legal support staff and includes sample checklists for both asset and sale transaction documentation, searches, real property documentation for both sale and purchase transactions, and more.  
  • This paper provides a basic overview of the commercial real estate purchase and sale transaction process from start to finish, with practical information and pointers to help make sure the necessary steps and documents are handled in a timely manner. Topics include letters of intent, agreements, due diligence, waivers, deposits, closing documents, financing, title insurance, and trust conditions.