Schedule and Faculty

Schedule times listed below are for the live seminar. Times for replays may differ due to varied start times and abbreviated lunch and break periods. Please refer to the DATES/LOCATION tab for individual replay start times.

8:30 – 8:50 a.m.

CHECK-IN & CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST

8:50 – 9:00 a.m.

INTRODUCTION

– Nancy K. Landmark

9:00 – 9:30 a.m.

Using the Minnesota Title Standards to Determine Marketability of Title and the Implications of Minnesota’s 30- and 40-Year Laws

– Shari P. Fischer & Stephen J. Nash

9:30 – 10:00 a.m.

Understanding Legal Descriptions and Resolving Description Problems

– Matthew A. Anderson & Bryan Balcome

10:00 – 10:30 a.m.

What You Need to Know about Conveyances and Their Impact on Title

– Paul B. Kilgore

10:30 – 10:45 a.m.

BREAK

10:45 – 11:15 a.m.

The Impact of Encumbrances from Public Land Records, State & Federal Law, and Matters of Fact

– Reed H. Grimwood

11:15 – 11:45 a.m.

Drafting Title Opinions with Title Exceptions and Objections

– Thomas H. Sellnow

11:45 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.

Understanding Title Insurance – Commitments, Coverage, and Endorsements

– Chad E. Novak

12:15 – 1:15 p.m.

LUNCH (on your own)

1:15 – 1:45 p.m.

Resolving Title Issues Using Quit Claim Deeds & Releases, Easements, Corrective Documents, and Affidavits

– Racheal M. Holland

1:45 – 2:15 p.m.

How to Avoid Title (and Other) Problems When Cancelling Purchase Agreements and Contracts for Deed

– Larry M. Wertheim

2:15 – 2:45 p.m.

Actions Pertaining to Abstract Land – Using Quiet Title Actions to Resolve Title Problems

– Daniel D. Maddy

2:45 – 3:00 p.m.

BREAK

3:00 – 3:30 p.m.

Tips for Using a Torrens Registration to Clear Title and Boundary Problems

– David J. Meyers

3:30 – 4:00 p.m.

Actions Involving Torrens Property – Certifications, Directives, and Proceedings Subsequent

– Kimberly E. Brzezinski

4:00 – 4:30 p.m.

Litigating Adverse Claims Based on Possession – Adverse Possession, Boundary by Practical Location, Statutory Dedication

– Shaun D. Redford & Katherine L. Wahlberg