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Mortgages, Loan Modifications, & Short Sales CLE. 24/7 On-demand Recording & Podcast

SKU: 983016 $179.00 $149.00 Rossdale Savings:: $30.00

Learn the latest on Loan Modifications, Foreclosures & Short Sales with this convenient, 24/7 On-demand Seminar & Complimentary Podcast. Register to obtain CLE & MCLE credit, online access to course & reference materials, and attend this on-demand seminar. YOU MAY LISTEN FROM ALMOST ANY TYPE OF COMPUTER OR IPOD. ACCESS TO THE RECORDING AND MATERIALS DOES NOT EXPIRE.

Mortgages, Loan Modifications, & Short Sales
90-Minute On-demand Seminar & Complimentary Podcast
Includes Online Access to Course/Reference Material & Complimentary Podcast.

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Register for CLE & MCLE credit - specific credit hours are listed at the bottom of this page.


The struggling economy has increased the need for attorneys proficient in mortgage practices, loan modifications, and short sales. There has been a surge of demand for debtors’ counsel to defend millions of homeowners and businesses facing foreclosures, modifications, defaults, and workouts. At the same time, banks and other creditors have retained record numbers of attorneys to foreclose on loans, repossess property, and obtain favorable workouts in both residential and commercial settings. This seminar covers the latest strategies to provide insight on loan modifications, government regulations, lending and mortgage origination, and short sales. Our nationally respected seminar faculty will share the best practices and tactics to represent lenders, banks, home owners, debtors, and commercial clients. Registration includes access to course and reference materials that serve as a helpful guide to the numerous topics and techniques discussed in the seminar.


1. Modifications of Residential Mortgage Loans and Implications of the FTC MARS Final Rule:

a. Loan Modifications: the Basics

b. Effect of SB 94

c. Effective Strategies for Modifying Mortgage Loans

d. HAMP Update

e. Mastering the FTC MARS Final Rule

f. Deficiency Judgments

2. Mastering Mortgage & Loan Regulations:

a. Understanding Mortgage Origination

b. Legal Considerations for Debtors & Creditors

c. Cutting-Edge Regulations: Implications & Compliance

d. Role of Third Parties in Loan Modification Documentation

3. Mastering Short Sales:

a. Best Practices for the Short Sale Process

b. Effectively Utilizing Anti-Deficiency Statutes

c. Strategies to Properly Secure Liens & Notes

d. Relationship between Bankruptcy and Short Sales

4. Recorded Question & Answer Session

Biography of Seminar Faculty:

1. Christopher G. Brown is a named partner and experienced foreclosure litigator at Begos, Horgan & Brown LLP. Mr. Brown has significant experience in foreclosure matters and foreclosure mediation. He has been featured in many public accounts of legal and consumer press for two groundbreaking judgments in which he appeared and made historic victories in the mortgage industry. Mr. Brown is a highly sought-after speaker and resource on foreclosure matters and has spoken in many national seminars.

2. Steven Gourley is a pioneer in the area of lender loans and mortgage-based securities. He has nearly four decades of experience as Chief Deputy Commissioner of Corporations for the State of California, an attorney at the United States Securities and Exchange Commission, and even as a Mayor and former Director of the California Department of Motor Vehicles. His practice focuses on mortgage lending, mortgage brokering, securities and real estate. He has spoken widely on mortgage lending, compliance, fiduciary duty and real estate mortgage brokers. Mr. Gourley has also served as an expert witness in litigation relating to securities and mortgage lending for title companies, real estate brokers, and the United States Department of Justice. He is a graduate of the University of California at Berkeley Law School.

3. Mark A. Mellor is an authority on loan modifications and foreclosures. He has nearly two decades of experience focusing principally on real estate and business litigation. He has considerable experience in loan modifications, foreclosures, mechanic's liens, construction defects, business contracts, business entity formation, and technology. Mr. Mellor has served in numerous leadership roles in his state's Litigation Section.

You will receive access to recording, podcast, course & reference material, and information related to CLE/MCLE credit as soon as you register with a credit card or when your check is processed.

CLE ACCREDITATION: Rossdale CLE is a national leader in attorney education and has trained thousands of attorneys, paralegals, and other legal professionals. Attend this convenient, 24/7 on-demand seminar for CLE & MCLE credit with the following pending & approved jurisdictions:

1. Alaska Bar Association for 1.5 CLE Credits *

2. Alabama State Bar MCLE Commission for 1.5 MCLE credits

3. Arizona State Bar for 1.5 CLE credits**

4. State Bar of California for 1.5 MCLE credits

5. Colorado Supreme Court Board of Continuing Legal & Judicial Education for 1.8 CLE Credits

6. Connecticut (CLE credits are not required, but are encouraged)**

7. District of Columbia (CLE credits are not required)***

8. Fed. State Bar for 2.0 CLE credits

9. Georgia Bar for 1.5 CLE credits

10. Idaho State Bar for 1.5 CLE credits

11. Indiana Commission for Continuing Legal Education for 1.5 CLE Credits

12. Louisiana Supreme Court Commission on MCLE for 1.5 MCLE credits

13. Maryland (CLE credits are not required)**

14. Massachusetts (CLE credits are not required)**

15. Michigan (CLE credits are not required)**

16. Mississippi Commission on Continuing Legal Education for 1.5 CLE credits

17. Nevada Board of Continuing Legal Education for 1.5 CLE credits

18. New Jersey Board on Continuing Legal Education for 1.5 CLE credits (per Rule 201:4)

19. New Mexico Minimum Continuing Legal Education Board for 1.5 CLE credits

20. New York State Bar for 1.5 CLE credits

21. North Carolina State Bar Continuing Legal Education for 1.5 CLE credits

22. Oregon State Bar for 1.5 CLE credits

23. Rhode Island Mandatory Continuing Legal Education Commission for 1.5 CLE credits

24. South Dakota (CLE credits are not required)**

25. Texas State Bar for 1.5 CLE credits

26. Utah State Board of Continuing Legal Education for 1.5 MCLE credits

27. Vermont Mandatory Continuing Legal Education Board for 1.5 CLE credits

28. Washington State Board of Continuing Legal Education for 1.5 MCLE credits

29. Wisconsin Board of Bar Examiners for 1.5 CLE credits

Additional States - call customer service at (888) 626-3462

* Members of the Alaska Bar Association may report 1.5 CLE credits for participating in this course as it has been approved by other mandatory CLE jurisdictions for 1.5 CLE credits.

** The State Bar of Arizona does not approve or accredit CLE activities for the Mandatory Continuing Legal Education requirement. This activity may qualify for up to 1.5 hours toward your annual CLE requirement for the State Bar of Arizona, including 0 hour(s) of professional responsibility.

*** States that do not require CLE are indicated above. Rossdale does not apply for CLE in these states as CLE credit is not required. For additional questions, please call 888-626-3462.


You will receive an on-demand download of the seminar, accompanying materials, and information to report the CLE credits as soon as you register with a credit card or when we process your check.

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