Data pirates, watch out. The real estate industry is coming after you -- collectively. That’s one message a new nonprofit organization created to protect the intellectual property rights of multiple listing services and brokerages wants to convey. Here’s another: It needs members to join the cause. REDPLAN Inc., which stands for Real Estate Data Protection Legal Association Nonprofit, incorporated in Delaware at the end of June. The 501(c)(6) organization will hold its first board meeting on Tuesday, July 9. Gregg Larson, founder and CEO of Clareity Consulting Inc. and Clareity Security, has spearheaded the effort and is one of REDPLAN’s five founding board members. The others are John Mosey, CEO of St. Paul, Minn.-based NorthstarMLS; Martin Scrocchi, CEO of paperless transaction ...
Dec 4, 2012 by Andrea V. Brambila
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