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May 2020 | Volume 13 - Number 3

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ATG is Here for You

Restrictions Are Shifting: ATG Still Innovating, Keeping You Safe

Check out this three-minute message of gratitude from our CEO, Peter Birnbaum. We all share Peter's appreciation for our member agents, their clients, and all our customers. As states open and restrictions ease, we are still working everyday to keep you safe and deliver innovative solutions. Read more...

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ATG AGENTS | Underwriters' Bulletin

Claims Corner

Avoid Claims with Diligent Judgment and Lien Searches — Questions to keep in mind during your review.

Wire Fraud Reminder

Confirm Wire Instructions before Sending Funds — Including when transmitting funds to the closing agent and making payoffs of mortgage loans.

ATTORNEYS | Practice Notes

Hot Topic

REMINDER: ATG's Chicago Loop, Gurnee, and Swansea offices are open by appointment only. All other ATG offices are open regular business hours with COVID-19 guidelines for health and safety in place. See Office Hours & Locations

COVID-19 Updates

The ATG Family of Companies is working to keep customers and employees healthy and safe while managing day-to-day operations under these unusual circumstances. See our COVID-19 Updates for the latest information.


View Our Slideshow | Serving agents and customers from our homes and COVID-safe offices.
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Lawyer’s Role More Important than Ever | Read Birnbaum’s op/ed here.
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Financial Strength for Transactions of Any Size | ATG has joined the American Title Reinsurance Alliance.
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ATG GO: The New App for Real Estate Attorneys | Learn more and watch the video demo.
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ATG Legal Education logoDue to COVID-19 restrictions, upcoming seminars and trainings will be recorded and posted as OnDemand programs, which qualify for MCLE/CLE credit. Watch future emails for updates.

Best Thinking in the Worst Situations: Improving Intuition to Manage Stress — Improve your legal decision-making skills for high-stress situations. 1.00 MCLE Mental Health and Substance Abuse (MH) in IL. Illinois

Nuts and Bolts of Commercial Title Insurance, Part 2 — Learn about key forms and procedures required to insure commercial real estate transactions. 1.50 MCLE in IL; 1.50 CLE applied for in WI. Illinois | Wisconsin

Roles and Responsibilities in Title Claim | 1.50 MCLE in Illinois; 1.50 CLE applied for in Wisconsin | Review the parts each party involved in a filed claim must play and the restrictions on ATG as the insurer.1.50 MCLE in IL; 1.50 CLE applied for in WI. Illinois | Wisconsin

Programs are FREE for all attendees. See full OnDemand catalog.

NOTE: In 2019, we made comprehensive changes to our CLE system for an improved user experience and to meet the new MCLE hour requirements. Questions on the new system? Contact us.


ATG Trust Company logoWhat Is ATG Trust Company? ATG Trust is an independent trust company established in 1998 with a mission to provide creative, collaborative, and committed trust and estate administration to advisors and their clients. See our brochure for a list of services and answers to frequently asked questions. Visit our website to learn more about us. Feel free to contact a trust associate if you have questions.

ATG LegalServe logoFast and Flexible Service ATG LegalServe is a licensed private detective agency providing process service, skip tracing, and court-related assignments to lawyers nationwide. We represent you in the field and pledge to uphold your professional business image. Check out our new website!

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