Window to the Law is a monthly video series focusing on a legal topic of interest. Not just for legal professionals, Window to the Law covers topics applicable to legal compliance for real estate professionals, brokerages, and REALTOR® associations.
Learn the issues when an individual makes a request for an accommodation for an assistance animal.
Learn about copyright best practices for listing photographs, obtaining the necessary rights, and understanding the rights granted to third parties.
Learn how to steer clear of violating the Fair Housing Act’s prohibition on discriminatory marketing practices in your social media posts.
Learn about the legal considerations that you should take into account when choosing a vendor.
Learn how the D.C. Circuit’s decision in the PHH case has removed the cloud of uncertainty surrounding advertising arrangements between settlement service providers, rejecting the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s novel interpretation of RESPA.
Brokerages can learn about the steps to follow when implementing a cybersecurity plan to help to protect the firm’s assets from outside threats.
In this edition of Window to the Law, brokerages can learn how to legally text clients under the Telephone Consumer Protection Act.
Learn important risk management strategies to help real estate licensees avoid the unlicensed practice of law.
This video explains some of the important changes to required MLS rules and Standards of Practice 12-10 that take effect in 2018.
Learn how you can avoid infringing copyrights held by third parties, and review the proper way to license copyrighted materials.