RP02 The End of the Transfer Act: Is It Too Good to be True? (2021CLC)

June 15, 2021

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM (Eastern Daylight Time)

The Real Property/Environmental Law Track 

Presented by the Environmental Law Section 

About the Program

The program will include a discussion of the status of the Transfer Act, what it covers and the current exemptions. The program will also discuss recent changes to environmental regulations relating to clean-ups in Connecticut, as well as the recently passed P.A. 20-09 sunsetting the Transfer Act upon the adoption of new Release Based Program regulations. The panelists will discuss practical ways of handling real estate and business transactions during this transition time. 

You Will Learn

  • The current status of the Transfer Act law, including recent revisions and how P.A. 20-09 outlines eventual sunsetting of the Act 
  • The most up-to-date status of environmental laws and regulations affecting site remediations that recently went into effect 
  • Practical information on how to handle deals during this transition period 

Who Should Attend

Anyone who practices any area of commercial real estate law, business transactions, or has an interest in the Transfer Act or the new release-based regulations. 

CLE Credit: 2.0 CT (General); 2.0 NY (AOP) 

Speakers

Ann Catino Ann M. Catino
Halloran Sage, Hartford

Samuel Haydock Samuel R. Haydock
BL Companies, Meriden

Nancy Mendel Nancy K. Mendel
Winnick Ruben Hoffnung Peabody & Mendel LLC, New Haven

Moderator

Elizabeth Fortino Elizabeth R. Fortino
Winnick Ruben Hoffnung Peabody & Mendel LLC, New Haven