South Dakota Land Title Association Adopts the Principles of Fair Conduct

May 8, 2008

South Dakota Land Title Association has adopted the Principles of Fair Conduct. SDLTA joins eighteen other land title associations who approved the principles including: Colorado, Dixie Land, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Louisiana, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Tennessee and Virginia.

The Principles of Fair Conduct are a part of ALTA's Title Industry Consumer Initiative - a multi-faceted strategy for improving oversight of the industry and educating and protecting consumers. These state affiliates will inform their members through newsletters and meetings to help spread the word about the Initiative and Principles of Fair Conduct and encourage members to adopt them in their own title companies.

For a list of State Land Title Associations & companies who have adopted the principles, visit the ALTA web site.