Bulletin: NY000588

Date:
August 04, 2016
To:
All New York State Agents, Office Counsel, and Managers
RE:
Policy Authentication Endorsement - Update

As a supplement to Bulletin No. NY000587 below are Stewart Title’s underwriting guidelines for the Policy Authentication Endorsement:

  1. There is no charge for this endorsement.
  2. There is no remittance code.
  3. The endorsement can be added to every current policy available in the TIRSA Manual.
  4. The endorsement does not need to be countersigned.

If you have any questions regarding this bulletin please contact Stewart Title Insurance Company Legal Services at 212-922-0050.

Attachments: Policy Authentication Endorsement; Download All NY Endorsements (Zip File)

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:
NY000587 Policy Authentication Endorsement
Underwriting Manual:
None
Exceptions Manual:
None
Forms:
None