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Education

The Daves Law Firm  is a Texas Real Estate Commission (TREC) approved  provider of continuing education for real estate professionals.  Both  John Daves and Lori Daves are TREC approved instructors.  Below is a  list of available classes.  Please contact our office for information  regarding scheduled classes and to sign up for our next class.


EVICTION BASICS
Course  #33375
3 HRS credit
Course  Description:  In this presentation  you will learn what to expect in  court and how to proceed with the eviction process with or without an  attorney; Discover how to avoid delays in the eviction process; Identify  what landlords need to know about representing themselves; Understand a  Landlord’s burden of proof in non-rent breach cases; Find out how to  avoid illegal evictions; Discover what defenses a tenant can bring  against a landlord; Get the facts about what happens after you obtain  your judgment against a tenant;Learn what a Court will tell you about  claims of damage by a tenant; and understand the appeals process as it  relates to evictions.


FAIR HOUSING ISSUES FOR REAL ESTATE PROFESSIONALS 
Course #30960 
3 HRS CREDIT
Course  Description:  In this presentation you will learn what you need to know  about prohibited practices under the Fair Housing laws and how to avoid  a potential lawsuit; find out the differences between “reasonable  accommodations” and “reasonable modifications” under the ADA; discover  what protected classes the City of Austin has added to the Federal Fair  Housing laws; the facts about Fair Housing discrimination claims, the  penalties involved, and how you might be targeted by testers.


COMMON TENANCY ISSUES IN PROPERTY MANAGEMENT
Course  #30959
 3 HRS  CREDIT
Course Description: In  this presentation you will hear an attorney’s recommendations regarding  rent collection policies, including landlord’s lien and tenant  lock-outs to improve your profitability; be made aware of the pitfalls  relating to maintenance and repair issues, as well as incident reports  and infraction notices; learn how innocent mistakes can put you in legal  hot water with respect to the DTPA and the ADA and how to avoid these  problems; learn how you can be held legally responsible for personal  injuries on your property and how to minimize your risk of lawsuits;  learn what to expect in court and how to proceed with the eviction  process with or without an attorney, and find out when you must hire an  attorney.


NAVIGATING THE EVICTION PROCESS
Course  #31324
 1 HR credit
Course  Description: In this presentation you will learn what to expect in  court and how to proceed with the eviction process with or without an  attorney; get the facts about what happens after you obtain your  judgment against a tenant; learn what a Court will tell you about claims  of damage by a tenant and find out how to avoid illegal evictions.


STUFF HAPPENS – UNEXPECTED CHALLENGES IN PROPERTY MANAGEMENT 
Course #31394 
1 HR credit
Course  Description:  In this presentation you will learn what to expect in  court and how to proceed with the eviction process with or without an  attorney; discover how to avoid delays in the eviction process; get the  facts about what happens after you obtain your judgment against a  tenant; learn what a Court will tell you about claims of damage by a  tenant; find out what to do upon the death of a resident; discover what  you need to know to deal with pest infestations and be aware of what you  need to do when an accident happens or a serious crime is committed on  the premises.


HIDDEN EXPOSURES- LIABILITIES FOR REAL ESTATE PROFESSIONALS 
Course #31393
1HR Credit
Course  Description: In this course you will learn about actions that can lead  to lawsuits under the Americans with Disabilities Act and Fair Housing  Act; discover the exposures involved with Defamation claims; learn how  you can be held legally responsible for personal injuries on your  property to due security issues; and learn how to minimize your risk of  lawsuits.