Real Estate Broker Agreements: Fiduciary Duties, Reps and Warranties, Indemnification, Conflicts of Interest
Recording of a 90-minute premium CLE video webinar with Q&A
This CLE webinar will provide real estate counsel with practical guidance on negotiating broker agreements to clarify a broker's fiduciary duties and limit potential future liability. The panel will address how misrepresentations in broker agreements create risk and how to work with brokers to develop enforceable contracts.
- Broker agreements
- Necessary provisions
- Unlicensed practice of law
- Reps and warranties
- Conflicts of interest
- Necessary provisions
The panel will discuss these and other key topics:
- What provisions should a broker agreement include?
- How can a real estate broker agreement address the fiduciary duties a broker owes to the client?
- What happens to the broker's fees if the closing fails to happen?
- When should parties consider a dual agent broker, and how should the agreement protect against conflicts of interest?
D. Keith B. Dunnagan
BPE Law Group
Mr. Dunnagan’s clients largely consist of investors, developers, businesses, and professional services providers... | Read More
Mr. Dunnagan’s clients largely consist of investors, developers, businesses, and professional services providers with business interests involving commercial and residential real estate, financing, and corporate entities. As the managing transactional attorney for the firm, his practice focuses on the routine business transactions of his clients involving business formations, corporate governance, financing, and real estate transactions. As a leading authority on real estate and finance matters, Mr. Dunnagan is regularly retained as a consultant or expert when property and financing issues overlap in litigation matters.Close
Zachary D. Schorr
Lead Trial Attorney
Mr. Schorr is an experienced Los Angeles real estate attorney and litigator who enjoys the litigation process and... | Read More
Mr. Schorr is an experienced Los Angeles real estate attorney and litigator who enjoys the litigation process and trials. He initially gained his experience in law by working in a well-known national law firm, while later honing his skills at a well-respected real estate and entertainment boutique law firm. Mr. Schorr is a frequent lecturer on various areas of real estate law.Close