The RPPTL Section puts together and presents CLE programs on current and important topics for attorneys practicing in the areas of real property, probate, and trust law. Our upcoming CLE Programs are found here. Recent CLE Programs are found here. Register or download in a couple of clicks.

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Much of the great work which is done by the RPPTL Section is handled at the committee level.  The key to the Section’s effectiveness is its thriving committee system. The Section’s over 11,000 members have the opportunity to participate in more than 55 active committees led by knowledgeable and engaged...

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New Decision: Attorney's Fees Timing (Finnegan v. Compton)

Litigators will take note of the affirmance of an order denying a motion for attorney’s fees.  The movant relied upon a trial court’s general retention of jurisdiction rather than filing a motion for fees within thirty days of the entry of judgment as otherwise required by Fla.R.Civ.P. Rule 1.525. MORE >

Who's on First (Fannie Mae Ineligibility Standards & Collegium Fund v. Wells Fargo)

This reports on two items of interest concerning the Federal government’s involvement in community association projects. Attached as the first item is an excerpt from this month’s revision to the Fannie Mae Single-Family Underwriting General Project Standards. Second, hyperlinked is the decision MORE >


Upcoming CLE: Practical Guidance on Platting

Have questions about Plats? Sign up for our CLE program set for Dec. 3, 2014.  Register here for this half day panel discussion on the law of platting with speakers from both the public and private sectors experienced in the administration and interpretation of plats.

Fellows Application
Download a Fellows Application The Fellowship Program seeks to attract and to retain young lawyers to The Real Property Probate and Trust Law Section (RPPTL) of The Florida Bar. The Fellowship Program allows the chosen Fellows to be actively involved in the Section’s work, receive leadership training, and work closely with leading attorneys in their practice area. A prima...

Next Meeting

November 13-16, 2014
Naples Grande Resort
Naples, Florida
Room Rate: $179/night - SOLD OUT
If you do not have a reservation and would like to be put on a wait list, please email mobos@rpptl.org.  Include the type of room needed, the dates of your stay, and contact information in your email.

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