RPTE eReport 2021 Winter Issue

 

Articles

CFPB Issues Final Debt Collection Rule – Key Considerations for Debt Collectors

Real Estate

CFPB Issues Final Debt Collection Rule – Key Considerations for Debt Collectors

The Fair Debt Collection Act is implicated when a “debt collector” pursues collection from a residential tenant, home mortgage borrower or other consumer or debtor protected by the Act. In this Article, Brian Mull provides an overview of recent guidance from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) regarding proper communications with debtors under the Act in the age of modern technology.   

Estate Planning Steps to Take In These Covid Times: Special Considerations for Those with Long Haul Covid and Other Neurological Conditions

Real Property Trust and Estate

Estate Planning Steps to Take In These Covid Times: Special Considerations for Those with Long Haul Covid and Other Neurological Conditions

Suzanne Thau and Martin Shenkman address estate planning considerations with an emphasis on planning in light of the Covid pandemic, and they also specifically address special considerations for those suffering from Long Haul Covid, Alzheimer’s disease, and other neurological conditions.

Section News

2021 Law Student Writing Competition | Entry Deadline May 29, 2021.

Law Students

2021 Law Student Writing Competition | Entry Deadline May 29, 2021.

The goal of the RPTE student writing contest is to encourage and reward law student writing on the subjects of real property or trust and estate law. It is designed to attract students to these law specialties, and to encourage scholarship and interest in these areas. Articles submitted for judging are encouraged to be of timely topics and have not been previously published. This contest is open to all J.D. and LL.M students currently attending an ABA-accredited law school.

RPTE Deliberate Well-being  Campaign

Real Property Trust and Estate

RPTE Deliberate Well-being Campaign

The RPTE Deliberate Well-Being campaign focuses on information you can use to balance the demands of the profession. “Deliberate” recognizes what we, as lawyers, do best: developing and implementing careful strategies aimed at achieving specific objectives. The campaign addresses what we often do not do well, which is caring for ourselves. A sustained commitment to activities that enhance our personal welfare will benefit us both individually and professionally. Join us as we take an active and intentional role toward a healthy life amidst a fulfilling legal career.

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