James L. Goldsmith, Esq.

James L. Goldsmith, Esq.

Jim Goldsmith, Esq. is an attorney with Caldwell & Kearns and serves as general counsel to the Pennsylvania Association of Realtors®. A substantial portion of his practice is dedicated to providing advice and counsel to real estate licensees and representing and defending real estate salespersons and brokers in civil lawsuits and licensing claims across the Commonwealth. He routinely counsels employers on employee relations issues as one of the voices of the PAR Legal Hotline.
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Best of the legal hotline: What's considered an advertisement?

Best of the legal hotline: What’s considered an advertisement?

Feb 9, 2016 | James L. Goldsmith, Esq.

Must an associate broker include her broker’s name in her “about the author” page for her how-to home buying book?

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Individual liability of individual who signs on behalf of the corporate tenant

Individual liability of individual who signs on behalf of the corporate tenant

Dec 11, 2015 | James L. Goldsmith, Esq.

In most instances, members of Pennsylvania LLCs are not individually liable “by virtue of statue or general law” for the contracts they sign in their capacity as an authorized member.

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Use care in advertising giveaways

Use care in advertising giveaways

Dec 3, 2015 | James L. Goldsmith, Esq.

Free gifts could mean free trouble for Realtors®.

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Best of the legal hotline: Carelessness costs

Best of the legal hotline: Carelessness costs

Nov 13, 2015 | James L. Goldsmith, Esq.

Learn about a recent case involving a disagreement on a referral fee.

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Realtors®: What you need to know about deeds

Realtors®: What you need to know about deeds

Sep 18, 2015 | James L. Goldsmith, Esq.

Realtors® have responsibilities regarding deeds. Learn what you need to know.

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Greatest hits: Your legal hotline questions answered

Greatest hits: Your legal hotline questions answered

Aug 10, 2015 | James L. Goldsmith, Esq.

Three questions—and answers—from recent calls to PAR’s legal hotline.

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Who pays when the home inspector damages property or is injured while at the property?

Who pays when the home inspector damages property or is injured while at the property?

Jul 27, 2015 | James L. Goldsmith, Esq.

Learn how to protect your clients in the case of a home inspector causing damage or becoming injured.

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Recent rulings could impact litigation and Realtors®

Recent rulings could impact litigation and Realtors®

Mar 17, 2015 | James L. Goldsmith, Esq.

Two recent orders may have impact on Pennsylvania Realtors®

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Can a buyer’s corrective proposal be rescinded?

Can a buyer’s corrective proposal be rescinded?

Feb 5, 2015 | James L. Goldsmith, Esq.

Attorney James Goldsmith talks about whether a buyer can alter their corrective proposal.

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