CLTA eNews - August 2014 In This Issue
CLTA NEWS
SACRAMENTO REPORT
INDUSTRY NEWS
COURT CASES
CLAIMS AWARENESS
CALENDAR OF EVENTS
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CLTA NEWS
The CLTA is pleased to offer:  Breaking Down Policy Coverages, a 1.5-hour live webinar delivered to your desktop on Tuesday, October 7, 2014 from 10:00am - 11:30pm.  ...
 
The CLTA recently filed changes to four endorsements as well as an ALTA short form policy, making technical changes and referencing accurate revision dates.  Two new endorsements ...
 
SACRAMENTO REPORT
News Express:  Bulletin 14/15-19, August 15, 2014
CLTA sponsored legislation to create a process for termination of a Home Equity Line of Credit (HELOC) was signed into law by Governor Brown earlier today. Before passing ...
 
The Governor has signed Senate Bill 1050 (Monning), which will require a statutory notice be included in form certificates of acknowledgment, proofs of execution, and jurats, verifying only ...
 
Assembly Bill 2136 (Daly) was signed by the Governor and amends California’s statute of frauds to provide that an electronic message of an ephemeral nature that is not designed to be retained or to create a ...
 
Data Trace Union Bank
INDUSTRY NEWS
The California Department of Insurance has updated its title insurance consumer brochure. The brochure, which is available for free in plain text format on the Department of Insurance website, informs consumers on a wide range of title insurance issues and includes sections ...
 
On Tuesday, August 26, at 11:00 am PST, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau will host a webinar for the industry on the TILA-RESPA Integrated Disclosure rule. To register for the webinar ...
 
The California Energy Commission has proposed emergency regulations to delay the Nonresidential Building Energy Use Disclosure Program for buildings of 5,000 to 10,000 square feet. The disclosures were effective ...
 
Membership in the ALTA Title Action Network, a program allowing title company employees to receive electronic updates on legislative and regulatory issues, has steadily grown in California since being launched last year, with over ...
 
News Express:  Bulletin 14/15-12, July 18, 2014
CLTA has been alerted to a growing trend of wire instruction fraud achieved through the hacking of email systems and the impersonation of parties to real estate transactions ...
 
News Express:  Bulletin 14/15-13, July 22, 2014
CLTA members have recently noticed an alarming rise in "Yellow Pages" or "Supply Chain" fraud in California and elsewhere around the country. ...
 
Miller Starr Regalia Lani Andersen, Mann, Hilbert & Parker LLP
COURT CASES
Bloxham v. Saldinger (H038040)
In a dispute over the location of the parties' common property lines, a judgment quieting title in favor of plaintiffs is affirmed, where there is no basis for concluding that ...
 
CLAIMS AWARENESS
by Jordan Rubenstein, Troutman Sanders
The closing was set for Friday, and Fifty Percent Title had identified all of the liens that needed to be addressed. One of the liens secured a HELOC ...
 
CALENDAR OF EVENTS
Due to the Public Records Industry Association (PRIA) annual conference held in Long Beach on August 25th-28th, and the similarities in topics, the Southern California PREP Chapter regretfully informs you that we are postponing the previously scheduled September 10th conference to a date to be announced in the future.  END
 
 

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