1101. 254: Powers And Duties Purpose of Committee Drafts contract forms to be Promulgated by TREC or Approved by TREC 48 Subscribe to view the full document. Commission Composition Duties Powers and Committees. A broker must be engaged in the brokerage business as licensed brokers as their major occupation for the years preceding appointment to the Texas Real Estate Commission. Maintaining a registry of certificate holders is the responsibility of the. FORWARD TO THE FIFTH EDITION The Fifth Edition of the Manual is being published approximately four years after the Fourth Edition. The Committee continues to receive a large number of complaints conc erning individuals allegedly engaged in the unauthorized practice of law and, during the Real Estate BrokerLawyer Committee: Drafts and revises TREC promulgated contracts. Real Estate BrokerLawyer Committee mad up of: Thirteen members 6 appointed by the commission 6 members of the State Barappointed by the President of the State Bar and 1 public member appointed by the governor. What does the BrokerLawyer Committee do? The BrokerLawyer Committee develops forms and recommends their adoption, but it is the TREC that promulgates the forms for mandatory use. by a licensed real estate broker and neither the statue nor the regulation make an exception for an exempt attorneyatlaw to provide supervision. As a result, should an attorney wish to have a staff of real estate salespersons, that attorney is required to be licensed as a real estate broker The broker later offered to pay the lawyer a referral fee (25 of the brokers commission), which the lawyer proposed to accept in lieu of charging legal fees to the estate for services rendered in the real estate transaction. TREC BrokerLawyer Committee Appointments. In addition to the broker appointments made by the Texas Real Estate Commission Bo Blackburn was appointed as a lawyer member on the committee by the State Bar of Texas. Bo Blackburn is a partner at Almanza, Blackburn Dickie LLP, in Austin, focusing on residential and commercial real estate litigation among other areas of practice. The BrokerLawyer Committee reviews all contracts promulgated by the Commission. It consists of six Broker members, six Lawyer members appointed by the Texas Bar Association, and one public member appointed by the governor's office. To submit a comment to the BrokerLawyer Committee, please contact General Counsel. Aug 31, 2015The Texas Real Estate BrokerLawyer Committee is an advisory body to TREC consisting of six attorneys appointed by the President of the State Bar of Texas, six brokers appointed by TREC, and one public member appointed by the governor. Jul 25, 2015What factors do underwriters consider before consi How many members in BrokerLawyer Committee? Where can you appeal a TREC license suspension? What does TREC do if you ignore a summon? What does TREC do if licensee ignores a subpoena? How long does TREC's terms last?