Hilton Garden Inn Providence Airport/Warwick
1 Thurber Street
Warwick, RI 02886
Law Credits: 1.50
Course book included with all formats
Confidently Advise Clients on Boundary and Easement Matters
How confident are you in your abilities to represent a client who comes to you seeking legal advice or actions regarding a boundary dispute? Are you able to work through common easement issues from creation to termination? Boundary predicaments are the bread and butter of real property practices but are also some of the most complicated cases requiring extensive due diligence. This informative program will review the fundamentals of easements from an expert attorney's view so you can remain up to date. Learn how to evaluate and resolve boundary related disputes using remedies and strategies that will provide your clients with the best outcome. Register today!
This basic-to-intermediate level course is designed for attorneys. Other professionals who may benefit from this legal overview include: surveyors, engineers, architects, developers, planners, local government officials and real estate and title insurance professionals.
including - Ethics: 1.00
NBI is an accredited sponsor with the Rhode Island MCLE Commission. This program is approved for 7.0 hours of CLE credit in Rhode Island, including 1.0 of ethics.
including - Law Credits: 1.50
This activity has been approved by American Institute of Certified Planners for 6.0 CM credits, including 1.5 law credits. 100% attendance is required to receive CM credit.
NBI, Inc. is accredited by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET) and is authorized to issue the IACET CEU. NBI, Inc. is authorized by IACET to offer 0.60 CEUs for this program. At the end of the program, participants must complete a self-assessment in order to receive credit. 100% attendance is required. (Provider #1004558)
Upon completion of this course, attendee will be able to: 1. List three different types of easements. 2. Describe how the property description is used when creating an easement. 3. Explain how abandonment is used to terminate an easement. 4. Distinguish between natural and artificial boundary markers. 5. Explain how to use land surveys to resolve disputes. 6. Define the role of the surveyor in court. 7. Give two examples of special boundaries to be taken into consideration. 8. Describe appraisals in conservation easements. 9. Distinguish between ethical and unethical practices.
Approved for 7.0 PDH of credit by the State Board of Registration for Professional Land Surveyors.
ANTHONY DESISTO is the principal of Anthony DeSisto Associates Attorneys at Law. His main areas of practice are municipal, land use and government relations, as well as real estate litigation. Mr. DeSisto is the town solicitor for the towns of Lincoln, Warren, and Tiverton; and a past president of the Barrington Town Council. He earned his B.A. degree from the University of Rhode Island and his J.D. degree from the Georgetown University Law Center.
ALFRED W. DiORIO has been involved in surveying since the early 1970's. He graduated from Capitol Community College with a certificate in surveying technology. Mr. DiOrio holds current registrations as a professional land surveyor in all the New England states, is a certified erosion control specialist; and a Class II and Class IV OWTS designer in Rhode Island. He has served as president of the Rhode Island Society of Professional Land Surveyors and has served as chair of the Rhode Island Board of Registration for Professional Land Surveyors. Mr. DiOrio is a member of the RIDEM Designer Review Panel and the Rhode Island On-Site Wastewater Training program. He has served on the Hopkinton Planning Board since 1985, most of that time as chairman. Mr. DiOrio is a member of the National Society of Professional Surveyors, the Canadian Institute of Geomatics, and the Rhode Island Society of Professional Land Surveyors. He has published, with T.S. Madson, et al (Rhode Island and Connecticut Boundary Law) and been published in Point of Beginning.
JEFFREY H. GLADSTONE is a partner in the Providence law firm of Partridge Snow & Hahn LLP. He has a breadth of experience in civil litigation matters with an emphasis on land use, construction, condemnation and property tax related issues. Mr. Gladstone works closely with developers and other property owners in analyzing land use projects, identifying necessary approvals and permits, as well as conducting administrative hearings to obtain required permitting and approvals. He is a member of the Rhode Island (Municipal and Fee Arbitration committees), American and Massachusetts bar associations. Mr. Gladstone is admitted to practice law in Rhode Island, Massachusetts, and before the U.S. Court of Appeals, 1st Circuit, and the U.S. District Court in both Rhode Island and Massachusetts. He is a member of the Association of Trial Lawyers of America. Mr. Gladstone obtained his J.D. degree, cum laude, from Suffolk University Law School where he received the 1st Year Moot Court Best Brief Award, and served as an editor of the Suffolk University Law Review. He earned his B.A. degree from the University of Vermont.
THOMAS J. LIGUORI JR. is of counsel to Urso, Liguori and Urso; and general counsel and treasurer to Cherenzia Excavation Inc. and Cherenzia & Associates, Ltd. He has concentrated his practice in the areas of land use planning and regulation, and municipal government; and is a frequent lecturer on these subjects. Mr. Liguori has represented numerous individuals and entities before municipal, legislative and regulatory bodies; and state environmental agencies. For ten years, he was town solicitor for the town of Hopkinton, Rhode Island. Mr. Liguori argued the case of Town of Westerly v. Waldo, 524 A.2d 1117 (RI, 1987) in the State of Rhode Island Supreme Court, where it was decided that municipal zoning ordinance may not regulate the condominium form of ownership. He is a member of the Rhode Island Bar Association and a recipient of its 2011 Dorothea Lohmann Community Service Award. Mr. Liguori was chair of the town of Westerly Ad Hoc Committee on Zoning Ordinance Revision (1996-2000). He completed two rounds of service on the Comprehensive Plan Advisory Committee for the town of Westerly, Rhode Island, with respect to plans adopted in 1992 and 2010. Mr. Liguori earned his B.A. degree, with distinction, from the University of Rhode Island and his J.D. degree from the Catholic University of America.
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