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November 2021 | Volume 14 - Number 9

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A Thanksgiving Message

Peter J. Birnbaum photoHappy Thanksgiving to you and your family. We have many things to be grateful for at ATG, here are a few that come to mind: Read more...

Peter J. Birnbaum
ATG President and CEO

Our offices are closed November 25 and 26. Click the banner below for our holiday calendar.

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ATG AGENTS | Underwriters' Bulletin

Hot Topic

Please Notice the Lis Pendens — Requirements for transactions where a lis pendens appears in the chain of title.

Procedural Update

FinCEN Extends Title Insurance Geographic Targeting Order until April 2022

ATTORNEYS | Practice Notes

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ATG Legal Education logoWatch your email for more upcoming programs.

  • Creating Your Legacy Practice, Session 2: Long-Term Succession Planning for Younger and Older Attorneys | 1.00 PR in IL; 1.00 Ethics applied for in WI | Learn the basics of planning for the day when you no longer practice law, including how to protect your valued clients and secure your legacy. Who Should Attend: All ATG agents; attorneys in Illinois and Wisconsin. Details/Register: Illinois or Wisconsin
  • 17th Annual Harold I. Levine Real Estate Institute: New Directions for Safe Real Estate Closings, Title Policies, and Trust Administration | 4.00 MCLE in IL; 4.00 CLE applied for in WI | Who Should Attend: All ATG agents; attorneys in Illinois and Wisconsin. Details/Register:

For full program lists, see Upcoming Programs and our OnDemand CLE catalog. Programs are FREE for all attendees.

AGENT AND CLIENT SERVICES | Cyber Crime and Wire Fraud Support

Our industry is under constant assault by criminal elements trying to steal closing funds, identities, and more. ATG provides downloads, notices, tutorials, and more to help you protect yourself from attacks and the damage left in their wake (learn more). And watch our latest video, ATG Fights Wire Fraud with CertifID.


To Our Veterans | A heartfelt thank you from ATG to the men and women of all branches of our Armed Services, past and present.
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