“The Quill”

We have used our monthly newsletter, The Quill, as a vehicle to disseminate information. We have dozens of informative articles accessible for anyone needing to learn about a legal subject or to brush up on a topic. You can access the entire Catalog here. If you like what you see, subscribe to our Newsletter!
November 10, 2020

The Quill – Nov. 2020

We are thankful for YOU! Barristers is excited to announce that because of your generous October orders we were able to donate $6,965.31to Earlier.org, and $6,965.31 to […]
October 20, 2020

The Quill – October 2020

OCTOBER is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. We are joining the fight and so can you!   As many of you are aware, October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. I would […]
August 27, 2020

The Quill – August 2020

CORRECTIVE INSTRUMENTS   This month I wanted to focus on the different options available to “correct” errors in Deeds. I will be focusing on three options: (1) The […]
July 9, 2020

The Quill – July 2020

THE QUILL TIP: Statute of Limitations Tolled During COVID–19 Crisis   On March 19th, Chief Justice Cheri Beasley issued an Order that had the effect of […]
June 18, 2020

The Quill – June 2020

THE QUILL ARTICLE: Property Tax Foreclosures and Related Issues   Tax Foreclosures represent an interesting risk profile for us insurers. At the heart of the matter, it […]
May 14, 2020

The Quill – May 2020

THE QUILL ARTICLE: COVID-19 Update: The Legislature Passes Two Real Estate-Related Temporary Measures   Session Law 2020-3 was passed by the Legislature on May 4th. It passed into […]
April 16, 2020

The Quill – April 2020

THE QUILL ARTICLE: Wire Transfer Protection   When I was practicing, I found my real estate practice to be challenging…so challenging, in fact, that I had […]
March 31, 2020

The Quill – February 2020

THE QUILL TIP: Tips for Ordering: Help Us to Help You This month, we wanted to spend a few minutes talking about submitting Orders. When you send us […]
March 30, 2020

The Quill – January 2020

THE QUILL ARTICLE: Dump Your Resolutions in 2020 By Christine Bruns Sales & Marketing, Charlotte Region I’m not particularly into the idea of New Year’s Resolutions. I […]
November 12, 2019

The Quill – November 2019

    We are thankful for YOU! Barristers is very happy to announce that because of you we were able to donate $10,441.94 to Earlier.org, a portion of […]
October 10, 2019

The Quill – October 2019

OCTOBER is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. We are joining the fight and so can you! would venture to say that most of us have known someone affected by breast […]
September 23, 2019

The Quill – September 2019

WE’RE CELEBRATING YOU! Happy Real Estate Professional Appreciation Month (REPAM) As many of you know, every year around this time we pause to say thank you. You […]
August 19, 2019

The Quill – August 2019

THE QUILL ARTICLE: ALTA 34 Endorsements We think the ALTA 34 Endorsement is an important topic so we decided to re-visit this article from our June […]
July 17, 2019

The Quill – July 2019

THE QUILL ARTICLE: “Disruption” aka “The Existential Threat” Have I got your attention??? Sorry for the dramatic title, but this is an important topic because, in my […]
June 18, 2019

The Quill – June 2019

THE QUILL TIP: Pro-rating Property Taxes As those of you who practice in Mecklenburg County know, this year is a re-evaluation year for property taxes. Recently, the […]
May 21, 2019

The Quill – May 2019

THE QUILL ARTICLE: Lady Bird Deeds   I have received several questions recently concerning Lady Bird Deeds. What’s a Lady Bird Deed, you ask? It’s also referred to […]
May 6, 2019

The Quill – April 2019

THE QUILL TIP   Recently, I decided that our monthly meetings with our three teams (Sales Team, Underwriting Team and Customer Care Team) could be better […]
April 4, 2019

The Quill – March 2019

Wire Fraud – Practical Tips We recently hosted a Wire Fraud Seminar with two incredible speakers: an FBI Agent and an IT Professional. Both Speakers gave us […]
February 4, 2019

The Quill – February 2019

Insuring Over Old Deeds of Trust There are two Underwriting questions that we field more than any other (and it’s not even close). The first relates to […]
January 17, 2019

The Quill – January 2019

Tacking to Loan Policies The industry standard for a proper title search is 30 years. An acceptable short cut, as many of you know, is to search […]