CE Classes For California Appraisers in November 2020

Please consider one of my current appraiser CE classes “Liability Issues for Appraisers Performing Litigation and Non-Lending Work”Live on Zoom, November 11, 10:00 am to 1:00 pm Pacific Time, Price $59.953 CE hours, BREA Course No. 18CP119903003Course Provider LIA Insurance AdministratorsThis presentation is co-hosted by Appraiser eLearning “Appraiser Liability 101: Essential Concepts”Online Read more…

Lender Blames $6.8 Million Loan Loss on Allegedly Botched Appraisal of 500,000 Gallons of Wine

It’s not only real estate appraisals and business valuations that lead to lawsuits alleging professional negligence and violations of practice standards. Personal property appraisers receive their fair share of claims too – often with interesting stories. In this new case, ACF FinCo I LP, which describes itself as an asset-based Read more…

Commercial Appraisal Firm Sues Former Staff Appraiser for Taking Clients, Appraiser Sues Back for Not Being Paid Overtime – the New Normal for Appraiser Employment Litigation

The Real Deal in New York recently published a story about Cushman & Wakefield, the national real estate firm, having three separate class action lawsuits in which commercial appraisers are asserting claims for unpaid overtime and other damages because the firm (or its subsidiaries) allegedly followed a practice of classifying Read more…