Bulletin: NY000201

Date:
February 18, 2003
To:
All New York State Office Counsel, Managers and Agents
RE:
ACRIS - Recordings

Dear Associates:

Please be advised that John Lariviere, New York City Register has stated that those documents submitted for recording prior to the initiation of ACRIS which were returned unrecorded because they did not have the ACRIS cover page, may be resubmitted up to and including February 28, 2003 without incurring interest and penalty charges otherwise associated with "late" recordings.

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:
NY000199 Automated City Register Information System
 
NY000200 Implementation of ACRIS
Underwriting Manual:
None
Exceptions Manual:
None
Forms:
None