2022 REBA Annual Meeting & Conference

Monday, November 14, 2022--|--Four Points by Sheraton Norwood
Thank you to our Conference Sponsors for their generosity and support!

Session Materials and PowerPoints

Recent Developments in Massachusetts Case Law Material --   --  
The Leading Land Use Cases of 2021 and 2022 Material        
Witness Closings & Other Proscribed Practices 11 Years After NREIS Material   PowerPoint                
Residential Mortgage Foreclosure Reboot: What’s New/Not Post-COVID Material   PowerPoint    
Ethical Issues and the BBO: Helping Conveyancers Avoid Both Material   PowerPoint    
ALTA’s 2021 Forms Adapt to Evolving Title Insurance Needs Material   PowerPoint    
Title Issues Cured by Applying REBA Title Standards and Statutes Material   PowerPoint    
When Estate Planners & Real Estate Lawyers Don’t Speak Same Language Material   PowerPoint    
Ghost Haunting Land Use Law: Site Plan Review/Local Zoning Regulations Material   PowerPoint    
Marketable v. Insurable Title & Attorney Certification Statute, MGL c93 §70 Material   PowerPoint   Standards



Updates to the REBA Handbook of Standards and Forms

At the 2022 REBA Annual Meeting and Conference, the following amended title standards, and new practice standard, as proposed by the REBA Standards and Forms Committee, were ratified by a membership vote.  All updated standards and forms have been added to the REBA Handbook of Standards and Forms and are available on the REBA web site.  To access the Handbook, click here.

REBA Standards & Forms Committee.

The REBA Standards and Forms Committee, Co-chaired by Carrie B. Rainen of Rainen Law Office, P.C., and Jutta R. Deeney of Stewart Title Guaranty Company, regularly reviews and revises standards and forms in response to current changes in decisional and statutory law. Ethical Standards, as proposed by the REBA Ethics Committee, are also part of the updated HandbookThe REBA Handbook of Standards and Forms is an essential resource for any lawyer in a conveyancing and title or title insurance practice in Massachusetts.  It has been continually updated since its launch in the 1970’s, nearly 50 years ago.

Program Evaluation

If you haven’t already done so, please take a moment to complete this anonymous program evaluation. These evaluations are particularly helpful to our Continuing Education Section in planning for future conferences. If you have suggestions for future breakout sessions or keynote speakers, please share them with us, as well. Completed evaluations can be sent to cohen@reba.net or mailed to REBA, 295 Devonshire Street, 6th Floor, Boston, MA 02110.

2023 Spring Conference
We hope to see you again at our 2023 Spring Conference, which is on Monday, May 1st at the Four Points Norwood.