This case "presents the question of how North Carolina law allocates the risk of
loss between a buyer and a seller when the closing attorney in a residential
real estate transaction embezzles the sales proceeds . We conclude that in
most residential closings buyers possess practical advantages...
Cases in Real Estate
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