Real Property & Financial Services

A Section of the Hawaii State Bar Association

September Brown Bag Lunch & Learn

Posted by on Aug 25, 2017

Hawaii Title Insurance Issues Involving Series LLCs and Federal FinCEN Requirements Presented by Lorrin Hirano, Esq., Title Guaranty of Hawaii, Inc. Date/Time: Friday, September 22, 2017 at 12:00 – 1:00 p.m. Place:           HSBA Conference Room (1100 Alakea Street, 10th Floor, Honolulu, Hawaii 96813) A few states have enabled the organization of “series” limited liability companies, which...

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August Brown Bag Lunch & Learn

Posted by on Aug 2, 2017

Pause to Consider the ADR Clause: Drafting Tips and Recent Developments Presentation by Keith Hunter, President/CEO of Dispute Prevention & Resolution, Inc. What used to be a routine cut and paste process now requires serious thought and consideration. Embedded ADR clauses have many implications on the parties’ future relations and conflicts. Learn what impact recent Court decisions have...

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2017 RPFSS Legislative Update

Posted by on Jul 10, 2017

Real Property and Financial Services Section Presented the 2017 RPFSS Legislative Update Co-Sponsored by HSBA Summary: Legislative Topics included: Condominiums, Homeowners Associations, Landlord-Tenant Code, Mortgages, Foreclosures, Security Interests in Real Property, Agricultural Districts, Highways, Climate Change, Wastewater, Water Infrastructure Loans, Dams and Reservoirs, Cesspools,...

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June Brown Bag Lunch & Learn

Posted by on Jun 9, 2017

Preparing for Contract Disputes: Litigators’ Tips Presented by Paul Alston Esq. and Nickolas Kacprowski, Esq., Alston Hunt Floyd & Ing This presentation provided transactional lawyers with tips on how they can effectively position their clients in the event litigation occurs. The topics for this presentation included: attorney-client privilege issues, arbitration clauses,...

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May Brown Bag Lunch & Learn

Posted by on May 10, 2017

Lot Determinations and Applicable Situations Presented by Mario Siu-Li, Chief of the Subdivision Branch in the Site Development Division of the Department of Planning and Permitting, City and County of Honolulu The following topics were covered in the Brown Bag presentation: •    What is a lot determination? •    Why is a lot determination needed? •    Land terminology and differences •  ...

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