Original program date 3/30/2022
Sponsored by MoBarCLE & The Missouri Bar Young Lawyers' Section
While ramping up the availability of coronavirus vaccinations and addressing the fiscal crisis facing many Americans, President Biden has placed as one of his top priorities to increase affordability of housing and address housing discrimination. To put it lightly, evictions have become one of the hottest topics of the year as real estate investors and landlords become increasingly angry after operating under nearly 2 years of eviction and foreclosure moratoriums. Julie Anderson will be providing you with basic review of eviction law, how COVID-19 has impacted the real estate industry and a brief overview of some of the hottest topics in the industry including the right to counsel movement, the right to comfort animals, the criminal as a protected class, increasing protections for victims of domestic violence and bankruptcy.
What you will learn:
• Quick Overview of the State and Federal Law that Impact Landlords
• The Social / Political Views of Eviction
• Missouri Eviction Law
• Considerations for Drafting Notices
• How COVID-19 has Impacted Eviction Law
• The Right to Counsel Movement
• Tenant’s Right to Raise Habitability as a Defense to an Eviction
• The Criminal as a Protected Class
• Increasing Protections and Issues Surrounding Domestic Violence in Housing
• Tenant's Right to Comfort Animals
• Tenants in Bankruptcy
Julie Anderson, The Law Offices Anderson & Associates, Kansas City & Westwood, KS
Note: This material qualifies for self-study credit only. Pursuant to Regulation 15.04.5, a lawyer may receive up to six hours of self-study credit in a reporting year. Self-study programs do not qualify for GAL Certification, ethics, elimination of bias or Kansas credit.
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Julie Anderson is presently the managing partner at The Law Offices of Anderson & Associates, a WBE full-service law firm concentrating its practice in Missouri and Kansas landlord tenant law, debt collection, foreclosure and creditor-related litigation.
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