Bulletin: NYSA000085

Date:
August 25, 2006
To:
All New York State Office Counsel, Managers and Agents
RE:
Suffolk County Clerk's Office

Please be advised that the Clerk of theCounty of Suffolk posted a notice on the computer around 5:00 pm August 24th, 2006.  This notice informs us that the County Judgment and Lis Pendens System was not working properly.

They (Suffolk County Clerk's Office) ask that you contact them with all requests, contins and title works that were returned to you on August 24th, 2006 so we may recheck this work.  As of this morning the Judgment and Lis Pendens System is down.

We apologize for any inconvenience this may have caused.

If you require further information, please contact New York State Land Title Association at 212.964.3701, or the Legal Department.

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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