Bulletin: SLS00176

Date:
October 06, 2003
To:
All Issuing Offices
RE:
Robert E. Brandt d/b/a Escrow Authority
Dear Associates:

Effective immediately, all policy-issuing agents are instructed not to accept any orders or close any pending transactions involving Robert E. Brandt d/b/a Escrow Authority without first consulting Karen Storlie with Stewart Title Guaranty Company. Robert E. Brandt d/b/a Escrow Authority's corporate offices are located in Kirkland, Washington.

If your office has closed any transactions involving this entity within the last three months, or if your office has any pending transactions or receives any orders involving this entity, please contact the following individual IMMEDIATELY:

Karen Storlie
Regional Claims Counsel
Stewart Title Guaranty Company
50 S. Steele Street, Suite 700
Denver, CO 80209
(877) 780-0112
(303) 331-0881 FAX
Email: kstorlie@stewart.com

For on-line viewing of this bulletin, log onto www.stewart.com. Once there, select "Title Agent" and then "Special Alerts".

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.

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Exceptions Manual:
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