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Bulletin Board

Thanks to everyone who attended the 2013 Annual Spring Conference. View all of the SPONSORS HERE

Download the presentation given by K&L Gates HERE

Talking Points in Response to Third Party Vetting


The California Department of Corporations (DOC) has posted on its website the attached Commissioner’s Bulletin #001-12, which responds to the request from the Escrow Institute of California and its Members concerning the “Emergence of Third-Party Risk Management Companies.” The Bulletin summarizes the Department’s issues and concerns with these third-party companies and arrangements and advises all DOC Lender and Escrow licensees to exercise caution when considering these business relationships. Read the BULLETIN

EIC Letters to Lenders

Escrow Institute of California is proactiving communicating with lenders. Read the LETTERS now!

Form 593 – 2013 Real Estate Withholding Statement with Instructions


Secure Settlements

Since our last communication on Secure Settlements, Inc. (SSI), the Escrow Institute has launched many new initiatives and reached out to affiliated industry groups including the Department of Corporations and Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB). READ MORE

Lender Vetting

October 5, 2012: White Paper:

As previously communicated to our MEMBERS, attached you will find the “White Paper” and supporting documentation entitled Lender Vetting of Escrow Holders: Who Do Our Members Work For?

NEW! Exclusive Member Insurance & Discount Programs

The NEW EIC insurance and discount programs are available exclusively to EIC members and employees of EIC members. Use the Insurance Button to navigate through the different insurance Value Plans, Pet Insurance Discount, other EIC Discount Programs, and Agency Services. Access all of the information you need as well as Application Documents and Rates. Read more.

If you have any questions, please contact our Insurance Agent: Pat O’Brien at Toll free: (800) 939-8088, Ext. 7171 or Direct: (707) 931-7171 or Email: