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The newly elected CLTA 2012/2013 Executive Committee members are as follows. ...

 
Advantage Title, Inc., announced that it is changing its name in California to Title365 Company effective July 17, 2012. The Company is making the name change to ...

 
SACRAMENTO REPORT
The CLTA has sent a letter to the California Department of Finance seeking clarification of issues surrounding the dissolution of redevelopment agencies in California. ...

 
In July the Governor signed a series of real estate bills. While the foreclosure bills gained the most media attention, several bills of interest to the real estate community were passed by the Legislature. ...

 
Bulletin 12/13-19 | August 10, 2012
The California Escrow Association is reporting that SB 12 (Corbett), a bill originally intended to make changes to the bulk sales law, will be amended to remove ...

 
INDUSTRY NEWS
The government has established an excluded parties list system. ALTA held a webinar recently which explained the list and the driving forces behind it. Individuals and companies discovered to have acted inappropriately ...

 
California wrote more than $1.3 billion in title premiums in 2011 according to the ALTA 2011 Title Insurance Industry Data Book. While total California premiums declined 5.3% from 2012 ...

 
CLTA Executive Vice President Craig Page met with other large state title association mid-month in Chicago. The meeting coordinates state action on issues affecting ...

 
Bulletin 12/13-18, August 7, 2012
The Southern California chapter of the Property Records Education Partners (PREP) has scheduled a meeting for September 12, 2012, at the First American corporate offices in Santa Ana. ...

 
COURT CASES
Wilson v. Hynek (D057620)
A loan was secured by two deeds of trust, one securing a vacant parcel of land and the other securing plaintiffs' residence. The court rejected ...

 
Weinstein v. Rocha (B235931)
The seller (Rocha) carried back a note secured by a second deed of trust on property he sold to defendant (Weinstein). The note was later modified ...

 
Arabia v. BAC Home Loans Servicing (D060923)
The court held: 1. A loan servicer may prosecute a judicial foreclosure action in its own name as long as the right to foreclose has been assigned to ...

 
Vieira Enterprises v. City of East Palo Alto (A132754)
The court held that Health & Safety Code Section 18551, which sets forth the requirements for approving the installation of a manufactured homes on a foundation ...

 
Pinnacle Museum Tower Assn. v. Pinnacle Market Development (S186149)
The court held that a provision in CC&R's providing that the homeowners association and each condominium owner agree to waive their right to a jury trial and to have any ...

 
CALENDAR OF EVENTS
The Southern California chapter of the Property Records Education Partners (PREP) has scheduled a meeting for September 12, 2012, at the First American corporate offices in Santa Ana.

 
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