Bulletin: SLS2009009

Date:
August 07, 2009
To:
All Issuing Offices
RE:
Stewart® Bulletins

Dear Associates:

It is important that all Stewart issuing agents and associates receive all applicable bulletins and special alerts. It is your obligation to promptly forward any changes to your email address to the Bulletin Coordinator, Vicki Bee, at vbee@stewart.com.  Please ensure that emails from Stewart are not blocked or misdirected. If your spam filter is set at the highest level, Stewart® Bulletins may be misdirected into your bulk or spam folder. Please add Stewart Legal Services (legalbulletins@stewart.com;  vbee@stewart.com) to your Address Book and Safe Senders List.

As a reminder, Stewart® Bulletins apply to all issuing agents and associates within the Stewart family, including those issuing policies for the following underwriters:

Stewart Title Guaranty Company
Stewart Title Insurance Company
Stewart Title Insurance Company of Oregon
Arkansas Title Insurance Company
National Land Title Insurance Company

Stewart® Bulletins are also available for viewing on Virtual Underwriter.  

If you have questions related to this bulletin, please contact Stewart Legal Services or your local underwriting personnel.

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:
SLS00365 Changes in the Bulletin Process
 
SLS2007005 Contact Information for New Bulletin Coordinator
 
SLS2008007 The Bulletin Process [Revised 10-04-12]
Underwriting Manual:
None
Exceptions Manual:
None
Forms:
None