Date: Thursday, August 13, 2020
Instructor: John Gillam
Location: Zoom Meeting
Cost: $65 REALTOR/$75 Non-REALTOR
CE Credit: 4 Hours
The (N.A.R.) Ethics and Legalities of Social Media and Advertising: 4 Hrs CE This class will explore common mistakes made by real estate brokers that are often not realized cause violations of advertising laws in the state, as well as reviewing the NAR Code of Ethics to prevent violations when adverting and using social media. This class will look into current issues often found on signage, ads, social media posts and marketing, online reviews, as well as common issues regarding team promotion, fair housing, and Article 1, 3, 10, 11, 12, 15 and 16 of the NAR Code of Ethics. Students will also learn how to avoid intellectual property claims, RESPA violations and the danger of “re-posting” or sharing on social media sites. This class does meet NAR requirements to be offered as an N.A.R. Ethics class for EXISTING MEMBERS for associations who would like to have another type of offering for ETHICS to their members rather than the traditional courses.
PLEASE NOTE: In order to take this class, you must have either used Zoom previously on your computer (with full sound and video) or contacted Robin in order to test Zoom. Robin will work with you to make sure you will be successful with the class. Please notify Robin in advance if you have known issues, as they must be discussed PRIOR to the day of class.
Refunds: If the course is cancelled, or the student withdraws at least 5 days prior to the course, a full refund will be issued. If a student fails to appear for class or fails to cancel prior to the 5 days, no refund will be issued. Any refund due to the student will be issued within 30 days of cancellation, subject to receipt of a written request.