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August 2020 | Volume 13 - Number 5

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During Turbulent Times, ATG and its Members Demonstrate Resilience through Collaboration

Reflections from a Busy Guy in an Empty City

Peter Birnbaum photoThe last five months have been among the most challenging we have experienced in our lifetimes: The pandemic’s impact on public health has been heretofore unimaginable, as has been the impact on the US and global economies. Next came the senseless murder of George Floyd, a brutal attack that many view as emblematic of the racism that still permeates our culture. In the months since, we have seen peaceful protests as well as, sadly, acts of violence and destruction such as those we recently experienced in Chicago. And finally, the political divide that seems to widen every day. For some, it is increasingly difficult to disagree without becoming disagreeable. Read more...

Peter J. Birnbaum
ATG President and Chief Executive Officer

ATG AGENTS | Underwriters' Bulletin

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REMINDER - Effective Immediately: New Procedures for Providing Gap Coverage on Illinois Transactions

ATTORNEYS | Practice Notes

COVID-19 Updates

ATG COVID-19 Update #23: Illinois Extends Expired Licenses, IDs, Stickers — New expiration date: November 1, 2020

ATG continues to provide agent and client services under safe conditions, and to send and post regular updates. See COVID-19 Updates for the latest information.


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