Convention Educational Sessions

VLTA is currently seeking CE and CLE for 8-hours of education during the 2023 Annual Convention



Can’t Stop, Won’t Stop

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Agent Liability

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Shafeek Seddiq, Esq.  

Understanding Closing: A Title Agency Perspective

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Quiet Title Actions in Virginia

A quiet title action is a legal proceeding in which a court is asked to determine rightful ownership to real property. In such action, a plaintiff must show that it has valid, legal, and equitable title to the property and that the defendant lays a claim thereto. This presentation will examine when it is appropriate to initiate a court action to quiet title and cover the mechanics of the lawsuit from beginning to end. The presentation will also cover related causes of action to establish superiority of title over adverse claimants.




Title Agents in Black - From Settlement Agent to Special Enforcer 

A comprehensive course that covers the background of the Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN). and the Geographic Targeting Order (GTO) issued to all underwriters, their subsidiaries, and agents in several states across the U.S that has had a dramatic impact on the closing process for agents in the affected jurisdictions. Settlement Agents cloaking up to do their part in fighting crime by reporting transactions and their players have shown to aid our government in detecting the laundering of money by the purchase of real property with illegal gains.



Stranger Underwriter Things 

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The Life of a Title Abstract

Remember the Schoolhouse Rocks – I’m Just a Bill lyrics? It’s the story of how a bill becomes law. This presentation will follow that theme, but for the life of a title abstract.  From the title abstract to settlement to the final title insurance policy, we will follow the process of from start to finish of how a Title Abstract “becomes” a title policy. 




Notary Issues/Remote Signatory

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