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November/December 1998 - Volume 77, Number 6

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Features

MERS: Coming Soon to a Mortgage Near You by Sharon McGann Horstkamp and William Hultman
Going Global: The U.S. Title Industry's Next Frontier by Michael Hick 
While there's plenty afoot in the domestic title insurance industry, there's also a lot to think about beyond our borders. In his article on globalization, Michael Hick provides both a historical perspective and a forward look at how the title insurance industry might respond to trends in other parts of the world.
Springtime in the Big Easy 1999 ALTA® Mid-Year Convention by Liza Trey, Director of Meetings & Conferences
Becoming a 21st Century Leader: Prepare Today to Meet Tomorrow’s Challenges by Dr. James Canton 
Feel out of control? Out of sync with the rapid changes in today’s marketplace? Dr. Canton, experienced futurist and industry prognosticator, says the only way to lead in the 21st century is to embrace change.
Congressional RESPA Inquiry Reaches Out to Real Estate Industry by Ann vom Eigen, Legislative Counsel
Louis C. Meyer, Jr., President of NIA/Lawyers Title, joined other real estate industry groups in Congressional hearings on the potential impact of RESPA/TILA reform. ALTA® testimony concluded that such reform proposals would contradict basic principles of mortgage reform.
Presidential Profile: Joe Parker  
The newest ALTA® President believes strongly in the continued importance of small to medium sized agents. This profile provides an in-depth look at the man behind the title, and his vision for ALTA® in 1998-99.
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