Q1 2016: Agency, PCD, RESPA, Employment

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

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In This Issue

A. Cases

1. Humphries v. Becker, No. 41897, 2016 WL 275310 (Idaho Jan. 22, 2016)


Seller’s son and daughter-in-law did not serve as seller’s representative in the sale transaction and were not liable for any misrepresentations in the

A. Cases

1. Cunningham v. M & T Bank Corp., No. 15-1412, 2016 WL 683372 (3d Cir. Feb. 26, 2016)


Claim based on alleged kickback scheme involving reinsurance fees paid on private mortgage insurance was barred by the statute of limitations.


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