“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!
May 7, 2015

May 2015 – ALTA BEST PRACTICES : Pillar #4

Settlements As promised. . .I saved the best for the last.  Over the next few months, we will break down the two Pillars that most typify […]
April 7, 2015

April 2015 – ALTA BEST PRACTICES : Pillar #7

Continuing with our series on ALTA’s Best Practices, we turn our attention to Pillar #7 – Consumer Complaints. (Remember that we skipped over Pillars #4 and […]
March 7, 2015

March 2015 – ALTA BEST PRACTICES : Pillar #6

Continuing with our Summaries of the ALTA Best Practices, I’d like to skip over the next two Pillars #4 (Settlement) and #5 (Title Production).  I’ll return […]
February 7, 2015

February 2015 – ALTA BEST PRACTICES : PILLAR #3

Continuing with our Summaries of the ALTA Best Practices, we turn our attention to the Best Practice that has likely drawn the most attention. . .protecting […]
January 7, 2015

January 2015 – ALTA BEST PRACTICES : PILLAR #2

Back in July, we began our series detailing ALTA’s Best Practices.  After a  hiatus, we are picking up where we left off with a brief examination […]
December 7, 2014

December 2014 – Holiday Cheer

Three quotable quotes to encourage and bless you this Christmas season…..
November 7, 2014

November 2014 – LIEN FORMS

We have noticed that there is still a good bit of confusion among some folks regarding which Lien Waiver Forms to use.  This is understandable.  The […]
October 7, 2014

October 2014 – Breast Cancer Charity: Earlier.org

As many of you are aware, October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month.  I venture to say that most all of us have beentouched by the specter of […]
September 7, 2014

September 2014 – ALTA BEST PRACTICES

Rather than launch into Best Practice #2, I wanted to tell you about a program that our friends at First American Title have created for our […]
August 7, 2014

August 2014 – Dear Esteemed Colleagues, Friends and Customers:

Another August is here. Somehow I managed to miss Summer. I think that’s what happens when you have a 4 year old child. For us ol’ […]
July 7, 2014

July 2014 – ALTA Best Practices

This is the first episode in a series detailing ALTA’s Best Practices which were promulgated in response to the CFPB.  Over the coming months, we will […]
June 7, 2014

June 2014 – Feedback Thermometer a Success!

A few months back we announced via the newsletter that we would be implementing a new customer service feedback tool.  It is what is called a […]
May 7, 2014

May 2014 – “We are from the Government and we are here to help you.”

Who knew that four little letters. . .CFPB. . .could lead to so much. . .um. . .change.  If you are anything like me, the change […]
April 7, 2014

April 2014 – Feedback wanted!

In the coming days, you will see a new addition to the signature block of our emails. (See below)  We have added a quick feedback tool […]
March 7, 2014

March 2014 – After 5

In our “After 5” articles we like to find interesting and noteworthy things that our customers are doing after the work day is over. This month […]
February 7, 2014

February 2014 – Barrister’s All Stars

Our All-Star feature this month is Matt Doyle of Doyle & Wallace, a Charlotted-based law firm.  We have chosen to highlight Matt because he has truly taken advantage […]
January 7, 2014

January 2014 – This Month’s Tenant’s Exception

Oftentimes, you will find a Tenant’s exception inSchedule B of our commitments and policies. Understand that if you see that it is because youtold us that […]
November 7, 2013

November 2013 – Thanks to YOU!

We at Barrister’s Title have a lot to be thankful for this November.  We want to take a moment to say “Thank you” to you, our […]
October 7, 2013

October 2013 – Ancillary Estates

This is a topic we have been receiving a good deal of questions about lately. It was the subject of a Quill Tip in the August […]
September 7, 2013

September 2013 – Affiliate Business Arrangements

All of us are familiar with the Affiliated Business Arrangement (AfBA).  I suspect that it offers most, if not all, of us much consternation.  For obvious […]