8/18/04 – Introduction


8/19/04 – The exam, outline of the typical transaction, role of the lawyer, the listing agreement


8/20/04 – When is the commission earned?  Drake v. Hosley, a problem on liability for commission, who does the broker represent?



8/25/04 – Statute of frauds, Shelton v. Williamson, part performance, Roundy v. Waner


8/26/04 – Buyer’s remedies, seller’s remedies, Donovan v. Bachstadt


8/27/04 – Specific performance, Centex Homes v. Boag, Mahoney v. Tingley



9/1/04 – Equitable conversion, Uniform Vendor and Purchaser Act, Fulton v. Duro, insurance and equitable conversion, real estate finance


9/2/04 – More on amortization, structuring the transaction, Schrader v. Benton


9/3/04 – More on Schrader v. Benton, historical development of the mortgage, equity of redemption, mortgage foreclosures, mortgage substitutes



9/9/04 – Title assurance, the three types of deeds, warranties of title, general warranty deed, Brown v. Lober, the Recording Acts


9/10/04 – More on the Recording Acts, three types of recording statutes, interests outside the Recording Acts, recording defects



9/15/04 – Notice, how the Recording Acts work, how to do a title search, “wild” deed problems


9/16/04 – Missed a day


9/17/04 – Title insurance, problems on Note 6, p. 242, theories of mortgages, the title theory of mortgage, the lien theory of mortgage, intermediate states



9/22/04 – The balance of bargaining power, hypotheticals, the effect of mortgages on lease obligations, Dover Mobile Estates v. Fiber Form Products, Inc.


9/23/04 – More on leases, lender’s evaluation of leases, subordination, nondisturbance and attornment, assignment of rents


9/24/04 – More on assignment of rents, In the Matter of Millette, receivership – Dart v. Western Savings & Loan Association



9/29/04 – Waste – Prudential Insurance Company of America v. Spencer’s Kenosha Bowl, Inc., a problem


9/30/04 – Environmental liability – CERCLA, hypotheticals, Edwards v. First National Bank of North East


10/1/04 – Fire insurance and eminent domain awards – Starkman v. Sigmond



10/13/04 – Transfers by the mortgagor, legal effect of assumption, mortgagor’s recourse against mortgagee


10/14/04 – Legal effect of assumption continued



10/20/04 – Missed a day


10/21/04 – The secondary mortgage market, transfers by the mortgagee


10/22/04 – Negotiable instruments and holder in due course



10/27/04 – Missed a day


10/28/04 – Prepayment, Metropolitan Life Insurance Co. v. Promenade Towers Mutual Housing Corp., Fleet Bank of Massachusetts, N.A. v. One-O-Six Realty, Inc., merger


10/29/04 – Deed in lieu of foreclosure



11/4/04 – Missed a day


11/5/04 – Foreclosure, judicial foreclosure



11/10/04 – The omitted junior mortgagee (not really there)


11/12/04 – Missed a day, again



11/17/04 – (Late and unprepared)


11/18/04 – Missed a day


11/19/04 – Antideficiency legislation



12/3/04 – The last one


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