Bulletin: AK2015001

Date:
August 06, 2015
To:
All Alaska Issuing Offices
RE:
RATES AND/OR FORMS UPDATE - New Filing for ALTA USA Policy Form and Endorsement

Dear Associates:

Effective July 9, 2015, the ALTA USA Policy Form (9/28/91) Revised (12/03/12) has been approved for use in the state of Alaska. 

In order to gain approval for the issuance of the above policy form, the use of the attached Alaska Amendatory Endorsement must be included when issuing the USA Policy.

Any agents using AIM+ please contact PropertyInfo Customer Care to advise them of the policy form and request that they implement the changes on their respective AIM+ systems effective July 9, 2015. All other agents please contact your software vendor or manager to have them modify your systems to implement the new rates effective July 9, 2015.

Please disseminate this Bulletin to all appropriate office personnel. 

If you have any questions relating to this or other bulletins, please contact the Alabama State Office for assistance.

For on-line viewing of this and other bulletins, please log onto www.vuwriter.com.

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.

References

Bulletins Replaced:
None
Related Bulletins:
None
Underwriting Manual:
None
Exceptions Manual:
None
Forms:
ALTA U.S. Policy Revised 2012