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LaSalle County 2018 Recording Fee Change

07/13/2018 - 1:47pm
As of July 10, 2018, LaSalle County changed to a flat fee schedule for recordings. For details and the current rates, see the LaSalle County Recorder of Deeds Fee Schedule.

ATG Prevails: Judge Enjoins State from Implementing DS-1 Disclosure of Financial Interest Form on July 1

06/29/2018 - 3:31pm
ATG Illinois Agents: Until further notice, continue to use the old form. We are pleased to report that ATG prevailed in its request for a stay of implementation against the Illinois Department of...

Consumer Protection: ATG Files Suit to Enjoin the State from Implementing New DS-1 Disclosure of Financial Interest Form

06/28/2018 - 3:53pm
ATG and others in the industry have been working with the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation (IDFPR) to improve the amended disclosure form first promulgated by the IDFPR in...

IDFPR Releases Revised DS-1 Disclosure for Producers of Title Insurance Business

06/08/2018 - 10:32am
Proposed Implementation Date Remains July 1, 2018 ATG Illinois Agents: Until further notice, continue to use the old form. On June 5, 2018, the Title Insurance Division of the Illinois Department of...

New Implementation Date Announced for IDFPR Disclosure Form

05/24/2018 - 3:01pm
IDFPR Again Delays Implementation of the Proposed DS-1 Disclosure for Producers of Title Insurance Business New Implementation Date is July 1, 2018 ATG Illinois Agents: Until further notice, continue...

Update: IDFPR Revision to DS-1 Disclosure Form

05/07/2018 - 6:09pm
IDFPR Delays Implementation of the Proposed DS-1 Disclosure for Producers of Title Insurance Business 5-14-2018 Editor's Note: ATG Agents - Until further notice, continue to use the old form. ATG...

Illinois Attorneys: URGENT - Oppose House Bill 5188

04/05/2018 - 11:18am
TIME SENSITIVE: Action Needed by Tuesday, April 10, 2018 For 175 years, Illinois has had a common law interpretation of Section 30 of the Conveyances Act as a race-notice recording act. House Bill...

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