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Ground Leases

Practising Law Institute, Commercial Real Estate Financing 2019

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Chicago, Ill.

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Builders Risky Business: The Top 10 Things You Need to Know in Procuring Builders’ Risk Insurance Coverage

U.S. Shopping Center Law Conference, International Council of Shopping Centers

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San Antonio, Texas
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Building a Place for Women and Diverse Lawyers in Real Estate

2017 National Asian Pacific American Bar Association Annual Conference

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Crossing State Lines: Multijurisdictional Ethical Issues in Real Estate Transactions – So What is New?

Texas Bar CLE, 39th Annual Course: Advanced Real Estate Law

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San Antonio, Texas
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Murr v. Wisconsin Produces Murky Results in Regulatory Takings Law

15th Kratovil Conference on Real Estate Law & Practice, The John Marshall Law School

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Chicago, Ill.
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Special Considerations for Investments in REITs

American College of Investment Council 2017 Fall Annual Meeting and Education Conference

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New York, N.Y.
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Eight Schiff Hardin practice areas earned a National Tier 1 ranking on the 2017 edition of the U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” list

The firm also earned 30 Metropolitan Tier 1 rankings across its Ann Arbor, Chicago, Dallas, New York, San Francisco, and Washington, D.C. offices.

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The Legal 500 Spotlights Three Schiff Hardin Practice Groups, Eight Attorneys

Schiff Hardin LLP is pleased to announce that three practice groups and eight attorneys have been recognized in the 2016 edition of the Legal 500.

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Schiff Hardin Closes $180.5M Sale of California Multi-Family Portfolio

Schiff Hardin represented an affiliate of Sterling American Property V L.P., a major real estate opportunity fund, in the sale of a multi-family portfolio located in Riverside County, Calif.

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Schiff Hardin Named “Innovation Builder” by BTI

Schiff Hardin LLP has been singled out by corporate counsel as one of only 28 percent of law firms clients view as a BTI “Innovation Builder,” which recognizes firms that bring change to the legal market through new technology, services, strategies, or structures.

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Schiff Hardin Recognized with 40 Top-Tier Rankings in U.S. News “Best Law Firms” Report

Schiff Hardin announced today that the firm has received 40 top-tier rankings and national recognition for its premier practices in the 2019 edition of U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms.”

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Thirteen Attorneys Named New York Metro Super Lawyers and Rising Stars

Schiff Hardin LLP is pleased to announce that 11 attorneys have been recognized on the 2018 New York Metro Super Lawyers list and two have been named Rising Stars.

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16 Schiff Hardin Lawyers Named to 2015 New York Metro Super Lawyers, Rising Stars Lists

Three Schiff Hardin attorneys were also recognized in New York Women’s Edition—Rising Stars.

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Changes to Partnership Audit Rules Will Affect Real Estate Investors Utilizing Partnerships and LLCs

The Bipartisan Budget Act of 2015 means that adjustments made at the partnership-level are assessed against the partnership rather than against the partners.

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FinCEN Regulations Will Aim to Discover and Prevent Money Laundering

On January 13, 2016, the Department of Treasury issued temporary regulations aimed at preventing money laundering.

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Protecting a Ground Leasehold Mortgagee’s Interests — Refining the Requirements for Financeability

In order to be financeable, a ground lease must expressly allow the tenant to secure financing with the ground lease as collateral. If the tenant’s lender forecloses because of the tenant’s default under the ground lease financing, the lender succeeds to the tenant’s rights under the lease. This arrangement raises a number of critical questions about the relationship between the tenant, the landlord as the owner of the fee interest, the leasehold lender and the fee lender.

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Public Policy Invalidates Bankruptcy Remote LLC Structure

Lenders and rating agencies often require "bankruptcy remote" structures on a borrower to isolate the cash flow of a project or a stream of income or receivables.

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Seventh Circuit Reminds Landlords of Risks in Voluntary Lease Termination

Landlords beware when consensually terminating a lease with a delinquent commercial tenant.

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Take No Chances with Regulatory Takings: Three Tips in the Wake of Murr v. Wisconsin

The U.S. Supreme Court’s recent property rights decision in Murr v. Wisconsin demonstrates the importance of real estate developers and landowners understanding legal nuances affecting their property rights and taking steps to protect themselves from unnecessary losses.

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2018 Title Insurance Financial Survey/Overview

Attached for your reference is a schedule of suggested "Maximum Risk" amounts for the largest title insurance companies in the United States, as well as a number of their smaller affiliates and independent title insurance companies active in particular states or regions.

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Blind Pool Fund v. Pledge Fund

Real estate Sponsors raising capital from Investors have multiple ways to structure the investment.

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Update: FinCEN Issues Revised Regulations that Aim to Discover and Prevent Money Laundering

On November 15, 2018, the Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN) issued its sixth Geographic Targeting Order (GTO) aimed at preventing money laundering in all-cash residential real estate purchases made by legal entities.