The Docket: Oklahoma Court Addresses Tribal Land Rights

November 30, 2010

ALTA’s Title Counsel Committee advises that this case reinforces the consideration of a requirement for a waiver of sovereign immunity when insuring a grantee or mortgagee of such entities. Read on to learn why it’s also important to confirm that the authorized entity or officers have signed the documents and that there has been procedural compliance with tribal law for approval of the transaction.

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