Bulletin: OR2011003

Date:
June 06, 2011
To:
All Oregon Issuing Offices
RE:
New OTIRO Rating Manual - Effective 12/6/2010

Dear Associates:   

This Bulletin is sent to advise you of the most updated version of the OTIRO Rating Manual, which became effective December 6, 2010, for all Oregon title insurance agents.  Relevant changes were made to Chapter 10: Endorsements, as well as multiple endorsement forms.  These changes are identified in the Schedule of Changes as follows: 

Revised Table of Contents: revisions to Sections 10.056, 10.059, 10.068, 10.071, 10.073, 10.074, 10.082, 10.094, 10.097, 10.102, 10.201, 10.202, 10.203 (new), 10.204 (new), 10.205 (new), 10.206, 10.207, 10.208, 10.209, 10.210, 10.211 (new), 10.212 (new), 10.213, 10.214 (new), 10.215, 10.216, 10.217, 10.218, 10.219, 10.220 (new), 10.222, 10.223, 10.224 (reserved), 10.225 (new), 10.226 (reserved), 10.227 (reserved), 10.228 (new); 

Revised Schedule Four – Schedule of Endorsements

Withdrawn Endorsements Forms:  56, 56.1, 59, 68, 71, 73.2, 74, 82, 94, 94.1, 97, 102, 201, 202, 206, 206.2, 207, 208.1, 209, 209.1-06, 209.2-06, 210, 210.1, 213, 213.1, 215, 216, 217, 217.1, 218, 219, 219.1;

Revised Endorsement Forms:  41, 42, 45, 46, 51.1, 51.2, 57, 60, 61, 62.2, 62.3, 64, 66, 67, 69.1, 69.2, 70, 76, 77, 77.1, 78, 79.2, 80, 81, 84, 85(L), 85(O), 86, 87, 88, 89, 90, 91, 91.2, 92, 93, 96, 98, 101, 102-06; 

New Endorsement Forms:  201-06, 202-06, 203-06, 203.1-06, 204.1-06, 205.1-06, 206-06, 206.2-06, 207-06, 207.1-06, 207.2-06, 208.1-06, 208.2-06, 209.3-06, 209.4-06, 209.5-06, 210-06, 210.1-06, 211-06, 211.1-06, 212-06, 213-06, 213.1-06, 214-06, 214.3-06, 220-06, 222-06, 223-06, 225-06, 225.1-06, 228-06.

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THIS BULLETIN IS FURNISHED TO INFORM YOU OF CURRENT DEVELOPMENTS. AS A REMINDER, YOU ARE CHARGED WITH KNOWLEDGE OF THE CONTENT ON VIRTUAL UNDERWRITER  AS IT EXISTS FROM TIME TO TIME AS IT APPLIES TO YOU, AS WELL AS ANY OTHER INSTRUCTIONS. OUR UNDERWRITING AGREEMENTS DO NOT AUTHORIZE OUR ISSUING AGENTS TO ENGAGE IN SETTLEMENTS OR CLOSINGS ON BEHALF OF STEWART TITLE GUARANTY COMPANY. THIS BULLETIN IS NOT INTENDED TO DIRECT YOUR ESCROW OR SETTLEMENT PRACTICES OR TO CHANGE PROVISIONS OF APPLICABLE UNDERWRITING AGREEMENTS. CONFIDENTIAL, PROPRIETARY, OR NONPUBLIC PERSONAL INFORMATION SHOULD NEVER BE SHARED OR DISSEMINATED EXCEPT AS ALLOWED BY LAW. IF APPLICABLE STATE LAW OR REGULATION IMPOSES ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS, YOU SHOULD CONTINUE TO COMPLY WITH THOSE REQUIREMENTS.

OTIRO Revised Endorsement Forms 41, 42, 45, 46, 51.1, 51.2, 57, 60, 61, 62.2, 62.3, 64, 66, 67, 69.1, 69.2, 70, 76, 77, 77.1, 78, 79.2, 80, 81, 84, 85(L), 85(O), 86, 87, 88, 89, 90, 91, 91.2, 92, 93, 96, 98, 101, 102-06

OTIRO New Endorsement Forms 201-06, 202-06, 203-06, 203.1-06, 204.1-06, 205.1-06, 206-06, 206.2-06, 207-06, 207.1-06, 207.2-06, 208.1-06, 208.2-06, 209.3-06, 209.4-06, 209.5-06, 210-06, 210.1-06, 211-06, 211.1-06, 212-06, 213-06, 213.1-06, 214-06, 214.3-06, 220-06, 222-06, 223-06, 225-06, 225.1-06, 228-06 

References

Bulletins Replaced:
None
Related Bulletins:
None
Underwriting Manual:
None
Exceptions Manual:
None
Forms:
None