- February 04, 2013
- All New York State Office Counsel, Managers and Agents
- Various Parties
On July 28, 2009 we issued Bulletin NY000405, prohibiting the use of surveys performed by Big Apple Surveyors in STIC underwriting. Said Bulletin remains in full force and effect. Since that Bulletin, we understand the principal of that firm has formed a new company.
Accordingly, this Alert shall serve as notice that STIC is extending the prohibition to include the following additional names:
If you have any questions, please contact Stewart Title Insurance Company Agency Legal Services at 212-922-0050.
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.
- Bulletins Replaced:
- Related Bulletins:
- NY000405 Big Apple Land Surveyors
- Underwriting Manual:
- Exceptions Manual: