Schedule

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Tampa - August 17 & 18

Friday, August 17
8:30 AM – 12:30 PM
Registration and Check-in
8:30 AM – 9:30 AM
Continental Breakfast at the Expo
8:30 AM – 5:30 PM
Expo Open
9:30 AM – 9:45 AM
Welcome Remarks
 - Jeff Rogero, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, The Fund
9:45 AM – 10:35 AM
Every Bankruptcy Tells a Story
- To Be Determined
10:35 AM – 10:55 AM
Networking Break at the Expo
10:55 AM – 11:45 AM
Oh, What a Tangled Web We Make When There is a Trust or Probate
- Linda Monaco, Legal Education Attorney, The Fund
11:45 AM – 1:00 PM
Group Luncheon
1:00 PM – 1:50 PM
eClosings and eNotarizations: The Title Transaction of the Future
- Maggie Thumberg, Senior Manager, Continuing Legal Education, The Fund
1:50 PM – 2:10 PM
Networking Break at the Expo
2:10 PM – 3:00 PM
How to Plan for the Unplanned – Keep Your Firm Running after an Emergency
- Leslie Stout, Retired Administrative Manager, Broward County Office of Public Communications
- Robert Rohan, Regulatory Compliance Counsel, The Fund
3:00 PM – 3:50 PM
Title Teasers
- Steven Presley, Underwriting Counsel, The Fund
3:50 PM – 4:10 PM
Networking Break at the Expo
4:10 PM – 5:00 PM
Software & Website Resources
- Kelly Connaughty, Member Support Representative, The Fund
- Lucretia Warren, Member Support Representative, The Fund
5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Networking Reception at the Expo
Saturday, August 17
8:00 AM – 9:00 AM
Continental Breakfast at the Expo
8:00 AM – 11:45 AM
Expo Open
9:00 AM – 9:50 AM
Florida’s LLC’s; What’s Important to Know When Working with Florida LLC’s in Real Estate Transactions
- James Marx, Managing Partner, Marx Rosenthal PLLC
9:50 AM – 10:05 AM
Networking Break at the Expo
10:05 AM – 10:55 AM
HOW TO TRAIN YOUR LAWYER: Using Systems And Technology To Close Commercial Real Estate Transactions
- David Weisman, Attorney, Greenspoon Marder
10:55 AM – 11:45 AM
Avoiding Title Claims in Your Real Estate Practice
- Michael Rothman, Legal Education and Branch Education Manager, The Fund

Fort Lauderdale - October 4 & 5

Thursday, October 4
1:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Registration and Check-in
1:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Expo Open
1:15 PM – 1:30 PM
Welcome Remarks
- Jeff Rogero, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, The Fund
1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
Florida’s LLC’s; What’s Important to Know When Working with Florida LLC’s in Real Estate Transactions
- James Marx, Managing Partner, Marx Rosenthal PLLC
2:20 PM – 2:50 PM
Networking Break at the Expo
2:50 PM – 3:40 PM
HOW TO TRAIN YOUR LAWYER: Using Systems And Technology To Close Commercial Real Estate Transactions
- David Weisman, Attorney, Greenspoon Marder
3:40 PM – 4:10 PM
Networking Break at the Expo
4:10 PM – 5:00 PM
Software & Website Resources
- Kelly Connaughty, Member Support Representative, The Fund
- Lucretia Warren, Member Support Representative, The Fund
5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Networking Reception at the Expo
Friday, October 5
8:00 AM – 12:30 PM
Registration and Check-in
8:00 AM – 9:00 AM
Continental Breakfast at the Expo
8:00 AM – 5:30 PM
Expo Open
9:00 AM – 9:50 AM
eClosings and eNotarizations: The Title Transaction of the Future
- Melissa Jay Murphy, Executive Vice President, Chief Legal Office, General Counsel and Secretary, The Fund
9:50 AM – 10:40 AM
Oh, What a Tangled Web We Make When There is a Trust or Probate
- Linda Monaco, Legal Education Attorney, The Fund
10:40 AM – 11:00 AM
Networking Break at the Expo
11:00 AM – 11:50 AM
Title Teasers
- Steven Presley, Underwriting Counsel, The Fund
11:50 AM – 12:45 PM
Group Luncheon
12:45 PM – 1:35 PM
How to Plan for the Unplanned – Keep Your Firm Running after an Emergency
- Leslie Stout, Retired Administrative Manager, Broward County Office of Public Communications
- Robert Rohan, Regulatory Compliance Counsel, The Fund
1:35 PM – 2:25 PM
Every Bankruptcy Tells a Story
- TBD
2:25 PM – 2:45 PM
Networking Break at the Expo
2:45 PM – 3:35 PM
Avoiding Title Claims in Your Real Estate Practice
- Michael Rothman, Legal Education and Branch Education Manager, The Fund