1Q 2020: Agency, Property Condition Disclosure, RESPA, & Employment

This edition of the quarterly report analyzes legal trends in risk management areas that affect real estate professionals: Agency, Property Condition Disclosure, RESPA, and Employment.

In This Issue

The employment topics of interest to real estate professionals cover a wide array of topics, such as independent contractors, personal assistants, wage and hour issues, and wrongful termination issues. The employment cases retrieved from April 2019 to April 2020 focused primarily on independent contractors. Over the past twelve months, employment issues were identified in six cases.


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State Law Based Changes

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