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November 24, 2015 Penalties for Failing to Comply with TRID
November 24, 2015 Lenders Modifying Closing Instructions in Wake of TRID
November 19, 2015 Claims Corner: The Value of Title Insurance for the Cash Purchaser
November 19, 2015 The Evolving Face of the Homebuyer
November 17, 2015 The Docket: First Mortgage Precludes Junior Lender from Incurring Any Actual Loss
November 10, 2015 3 Tips for Hiring Managers on How to Recruit Veterans
November 10, 2015 ALTA Launches New Health Insurance Program for Members
November 5, 2015 Now Might Be a Good Time to Review FLSA Overtime Exemptions
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November 3, 2015 TRID Is Here: Relax, You’ve Got This
October 29, 2015 Fidelity Reports Q3 Earnings Results
October 27, 2015 Claims Corner: Title Insurance Protects Massachusetts Town in Dispute Over Landlocked Parcel
October 22, 2015 Old Republic Reports Q3 Results
October 22, 2015 CFPB ‘Disturbed’ by Software Vendors Preparation for TRID
October 22, 2015 First American Reports Q3 Results
October 22, 2015 Stewart Announces Third-quarter 2015 Results
October 20, 2015 The Docket: Virginia Court Rules Homeowner Entitled to Easement by Necessity
October 15, 2015 What Consumers Need to Know About Know Before You Owe (TRID)
October 15, 2015 Mind the Gaps: Five Common Areas Preventing ALTA Best Practices Certification
October 13, 2015 ALTA President Outlines Industry Priorities
October 13, 2015 Q&A With CFPB Assistant Director for Mortgage Markets
October 13, 2015 Title Industry Battleground Moves from Closing Table to Kitchen Table
October 8, 2015 ALTA CEO Challenges Industry to Shift Focus on Consumer
October 8, 2015 ALTA President: Make Monday Different
October 8, 2015 ALTA Unveils New Consumer Education Website
October 8, 2015 Paint Yourself Pistachio in a Vanilla Landscape
October 1, 2015 With Focus on TRID, Don’t Forget About Best Practices
October 1, 2015 Groups Warn Lenders Unprepared for TRID
October 1, 2015 CFPB Details TRID Compliance Focus in Exam Manuals
September 29, 2015 Treasury Releases Third Annual Report on Insurance Industry
September 24, 2015 Wells Fargo Outlines Timelines for TRID Closings
September 24, 2015 RESPA Compliance When Using the CFPB Homebuyer Toolkit
September 22, 2015 The Docket: Latent Service Defects Can Negate Bona Fide Purchaser Status
September 22, 2015 Ninth Circuit Rules Against Underwriter in RESPA Litigation
September 22, 2015 20 Items to Help Prevent Fraud and Forgery
September 17, 2015 TRID Whitepaper Addresses Key Operation Considerations for Title and Settlement Service Providers
September 10, 2015 U.S. Reps Seek Revision of FHA Condo Rules
September 3, 2015 Remind Realtors to Build Extra Time in Contracts for TRID
September 1, 2015 Five Steps to Help You Get Best Practice Certified
September 1, 2015 Ramping Up Cybersecurity: The Next Big Thing
August 25, 2015 Flat Rate Recording Fees Beginning To Gain Traction
August 25, 2015 FHA Announces Anticipated Guidelines for FHA Financing on Homes with PACE Liens
August 20, 2015 Standardization of Fee Names Essential for TRID
August 18, 2015 Nevada Expands Definition of Personal Information
August 18, 2015 Start with Security: A Guide for Business [PDF]
August 13, 2015 Six Questions to Ask Your Lenders About TRID
August 11, 2015 ALTA Best Practice Manuals: Every Closing Agent Needs One, Every Lender Should Require One
August 11, 2015 Ohio-based Title Agency Files Federal Suit Against Indiana DOI
August 11, 2015 The Docket: U.S. Supreme Court Rejects Lien Stripping of Underwater Mortgages in Chapter 7
August 6, 2015 Fitch: Title Insurers, Lenders See Operational Risk in New Rules
August 4, 2015 The Docket: D.C. Federal Appeals Court Holds Lender Knowledge No Bar to Equitable Subrogation
August 4, 2015 Underwriters Post Strong Q2 Results
July 23, 2015 Cordray: Early TRID Enforcement will be ‘Diagnostic and Corrective’
July 21, 2015 Kelo v. New London: A Decade Later
July 21, 2015 Social Media Tip: To Link or Not?
July 16, 2015 Using Technology to Expedite the Homebuying and Refinance Process
July 16, 2015 TRID Ready? 5 Things to Do Now
July 14, 2015 Missouri Department of Insurance Revokes Licenses of Title Agency, Owner
July 7, 2015 Lenders to Assist Massachusetts Homeowners Resolve Title Defects Caused by Void Foreclosures
July 7, 2015 Michigan Law Caps Fees for Electronic Copies of County Treasurer Tax Records
June 30, 2015 SCOTUS Marriage Ruling and the Impact on Title and Property Rights
June 30, 2015 New ‘.bank’ Internet Domain Launches; ‘.insurance’ Coming Soon
June 25, 2015 CFPB Proposes Oct.3 Effective Date for TRID
June 25, 2015 Bank of America Supports Use of ALTA Model Settlement Statements
June 25, 2015 Wells Fargo to Allow Use of Settlement Statement in Conjunction with Closing Disclosure
June 23, 2015 Tips to Identify Valid and Suspicious Email
June 23, 2015 The ALTA Universal ID: Developing an Industry ‘Phone Book’
June 18, 2015 The Docket: Supreme Court Rejects Lien Stripping in Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Cases
June 9, 2015 Self-assessment vs. Third-party Certification?
June 4, 2015 CFPB Claims TRID Won’t Delay Closings for ‘Just About Everybody’
June 4, 2015 NAR Survey: Impact of QM Points and Fees Cap, TRID
June 2, 2015 Phishers Target Title Agents with Fake Dropbox Emails
June 2, 2015 Tips to Identify and Protect Your Company Against Wire Fraud
May 28, 2015 Checklist to be Ready for TRID Implementation
May 26, 2015 Pressure Mounts for CFPB to Institute Grace Period for TRID
May 21, 2015 Senators Urge CFPB to Institute Grace Period for TRID
May 20, 2015 CFPB Consumer Complaint Portal Not a 'Gotcha Game' Panel Says
May 20, 2015 State of Play on Capitol Hill for the Real Estate Industry
May 19, 2015 ALTA Federal Conference: CFPB Dominates Issues ALTA Will Take to the Hill
May 14, 2015 Closing Time: Improve the Process by Reducing Errors
May 12, 2015 The Docket: Foreclosures Void Due to Unlicensed Server Who Provided Notice
May 12, 2015 Colorado Passes Bill to Create Title Insurance Commission
May 12, 2015 New York Approves New Title Rates for Refinances
May 7, 2015 Bank of America Provides Feedback to Settlement Agents’ TRID Questions
May 5, 2015 Underwriters Report Q1 Earnings Results
April 30, 2015 ALTA, NYSLTA Comment on Regulatory Proposal for Title Industry in New York
April 30, 2015 Regulators Target Execs at Defunct Title Company, Loan Officers in Kickback Scheme
April 28, 2015 U.S. Supreme Court to Decide if Congress Can Grant Right to Sue in Federal Court
April 28, 2015 The Docket: Federal Court of Appeals Clarifies Coverage for Mechanics’ Liens Arising from Failed Construction Projects
April 28, 2015 FHFA Issues Statement on HOA Super-Priority Lien Foreclosures
April 23, 2015 Title Professionals Can Turn Compliance Challenges into Opportunities
April 21, 2015 White House Would Veto CFPB Small Biz Advisory Board Bill Due to Spending Amendment
April 21, 2015 The Docket: Bankruptcy Court Says Insurer’s Judgment Exempt from Discharge in Debtor Fraud Case
April 21, 2015 ALTA Urges Senate to Make Tax Code ‘Simpler, Fairer’
April 21, 2015 OCC Revises RESPA Comptroller Handbook
April 16, 2015 ALTA President Highlights Issues with TRID during Congressional Hearing
April 14, 2015 House Passes Points and Fees Legislation
April 14, 2015 Learning from CFPB Enforcement
April 14, 2015 Red Flags to Preventing Fraud
April 14, 2015 Fannie Mae Clarifies Use of ALTA Short Forms in Selling Guide
April 9, 2015 Winning the Next War: Title Insurers Can Expect a New Set of Challenges in the Coming Years
March 26, 2015 Title Industry Drives Toward TRID Implementation Date Despite Rumor of Delay
March 26, 2015 Setting Expectations: Lenders Discuss How TRID Will Change Closing Process
March 26, 2015 TILA or RESPA: Which Trumps the Other for the CFPB’s Integrated Disclosures?
March 19, 2015 ALTA President: ‘Collaboration Starts Now’
March 19, 2015 Wells Fargo Outlines Settlement Agent Expectations, Plans to Improve Data Exchange and Accuracy of Fees
March 19, 2015 Bank of America Details Settlement Agent TRID Compliance Responsibility
March 17, 2015 The Docket: Maryland Court of Special Appeals Rules Bankruptcy Void When Stay in Effect
March 17, 2015 ALTA Helps Keep Your Saw Sharp
March 12, 2015 New York Community Bank Details TRID Solutions
March 12, 2015 Union Bank Outlines New Closing Process to Accommodate CFPB Disclosures
March 12, 2015 Chase Details Plans for Closing Disclosure Production, Delivery
March 3, 2015 10 Daily Ideas, More Referrals and Acting with Courage
February 24, 2015 The Docket: Court of Appeals Affirms Title Companies’ Duties in Closing Suit
February 24, 2015 Fidelity Reports Fourth-quarter, Full-year 2014 Earnings
February 19, 2015 Collaboration with Business Partners Key to Meeting Requirements of Integrated Mortgage Disclosures
February 19, 2015 Variance, the New Tolerance on Integrated Mortgage Disclosures
February 19, 2015 Questions to Ask Your Lenders, Tech Vendors about the Uniform Closing Dataset
February 17, 2015 The Docket: U.S. Court of Appeals Rules Insurer Only Liable for Unmarketability of Title
February 17, 2015 First American Optimistic for Stronger Housing Market in 2015
February 17, 2015 Stewart Reports Q4 Results; Projects Market Slowdown This Summer with New CFPB Disclosures
February 17, 2015 Old Republic’s Title Group Posts Strongest Q4 in Company History
February 17, 2015 Investors Title Releases Q4, Full-year 2014 Earnings Results
February 12, 2015 New Mortgage Disclosures Provide Marketing Opportunity for Title Professionals
February 10, 2015 ALTA Member Profile: 10 Questions with Alison Gareffa
February 10, 2015 Points and Fees Legislation Reintroduced in House
February 5, 2015 Lenders Won’t Tolerate Last-minute Changes at Closing
February 3, 2015 A Lender’s Duty to Investigate Its Borrower
February 3, 2015 Demonstrating ALTA Best Practices Compliance for Title Agents
February 3, 2015 Indiana DOI Orders Two Title Agencies to Reimburse Consumers
January 29, 2015 CFPB Finalizes Minor Changes to Rules for Integrated Mortgage Disclosures
January 27, 2015 Survey: 10 Percent of Community Banks Consider Exiting Residential Business
January 27, 2015 The Docket: Does a Pending Tax Appeal Constitute a Covered Title Defect?
January 20, 2015 The Docket: Sometimes, Ransom is Cheaper Than Claim Damages
January 15, 2015 U.S. Supreme Court Clarifies Homeowners' Ability to Rescind Mortgages
January 13, 2015 Law Protecting Tenants from Eviction Due to Foreclosure Expires
January 8, 2015 Bank of America, Wells to Handle Production and Delivery of CFPB’s Closing Disclosure
January 6, 2015 CFPB Lawsuit Against Sprint Highlights Need for Process to Manage Consumer Complaints
January 6, 2015 Report: Points and Fees Bill May Gain Traction in Congress
January 6, 2015 Five Resolutions for a Triumphant 2015

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