SBM Real Property Law Section to Host Winter Conference in March in Las Vegas


The State Bar of Michigan Real Property Law Section will host its 2014 winter conference, Making a Smart Gamble: Understanding the Current Landscape of Commercial Real Estate Development in Michigan, from March 13-15 at The Palazzo Resort Casino Hotel in Las Vegas.

Programs and workshops will cover such topics as "What Happened to All Those Cranes? A Retrospective on Nevada's Real Estate Boom and Bust," "The Rules Have Changed, But the Game's the Same: How to Ensure You Still Have the Winning Hand," "Ante Up: Understanding Today's CMBS Market" and "Hedging Your Bets: Understanding the New Title Insurance Landscape in Michigan."

Prior to Jan. 1, the registration fee is $345 for Real Property Law Section members who are also first-time attendees, $395 for other RPLS members and $475 for non-section members. After Jan. 1 the fees will increase by $75 for all registrants. Members of the Young Lawyers Section can register for $100 both before and after Jan. 1. More information and registration forms can be found at Real Property Winter Conference registration.

For more information contact Karen Schwartz at For more information on upcoming RPLS events, become a fan of the section on Facebook by visiting