Professor Tanya Marsh participates in ABA ‘Professors’ Corner’ Teleconference on Property Cases
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Office of Communications and Public Relations
June 11, 2012
Professor Tanya Marsh will be part of the ABA’s “Professor’s Corner” teleconference a 12:30 EST on Wednesday, June 13, featuring three property professors who will discuss recent cases.
The ABA Real Property, Trust and Estate Law Section’s Legal Education and Uniform Laws Group offers a free monthly teleconference, “Professor’s Corner,” in which a panel of three law professors highlight and discuss recent real property cases of note.
Anyone interested is welcome to participate in this call, which is always held on the second Wednesday of the month. The call-in number is 866-646-6488 . When prompted for the passcode, enter the passcode number 94779109954. The panelists for the June 13 call are:
Ray Brescia, Visiting Clinical Associate Professor of Law at Yale University, currently on leave from Albany Law, will discuss recent developments in “Reverse Redlining” litigation in the wake of the financial crisis. He will focus on recent settlements of actions against Wells Fargo and Countrywide Financial, and provide a brief overview of other ongoing litigation.
Shelby Green, Associate Professor at Pace Law School, will discuss Italian Cowboy Partners, Ltd. v. The Prudential Ins., Co. of Am., 341 S.W.3d 323 (Tex. 2011). In this case, the court considered whether disclaimer-of-representations language in a lease contract precludes a fraud in the inducement claim.
John V. Orth, William Rand Kenan Jr. Professor of Law at University of North Carolina School of Law, will discuss RBS Citizens, N.A. v. Ouhrabka, 30 A.3d 1266 (Vt. 2011) in which the court considered a creditor’s challenge to the doctrine of tenancy by the entireties.
“It should be an interesting conversation with a good variety of issues to discuss,” Festa writes in the Land Use Prof Blog. “Please feel welcome to participate, whether or not you are currently a section member.”