MLTA 2014 Spring Education Seminar

May 15th & 16th

Best Western Helena Great Northern

Helena, MT, 406-457-5500


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MLTA Annual Awards:

Executive of the Year

Employee of the Year



2014 Pacific Northwest

Land Title Convention
Suncadia Lodge in Cle Elum

July 10-12, 2014

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Calendar and Continuing Education








MLTA 2014 Spring Education Seminar


Thursday, May 15th


Friday, May 16th, 2014


Best Western Helena Great Northern Hotel

Call 406-457-5500 for reservations and ask for the MLTA Room Block.


Register Online


Register to play golf

Sponsor the Golf Tournament and Welcome Reception


Annual Awards:   Nominate someone today!

Executive of the Year

Employee of the Year






MLTA 2013 Fall Education Seminar Presentations.


MLTA did not be print Speaker Handout Books this year.  Please print the following presentations and handouts before you leave your office.


“Best Practices II and CFPB: Protecting Consumers & Lenders in a Post Dodd-Frank Mortgage Lending Environment,” by John Hollenbeck

Hollenbeck Handouts


“Subdivision Law: Montana Subdivision & Platting Act” Dan Stahly, Stahly Engineering, Bozeman, County Planner for Toole and Pondera Counties

Stahly Handout Part I

Stahly Handout Part II

Stahly Handout Part III

Stahly Handout Part IV

Stahly Handout Part V


“Finding The Right Path: A Guide To Leading and Managing a Title Insurance Co. & Change in the Digital Age,” Roger Lubeck, Ph.D., Corporate Behavior Analysts, Ltd.

Lubeck PowerPoint


“Underwriters’ Panel Discussion,” Cindy Guanell, Bob Rice, Ken Bassham


“Basic Understanding of the ALTA 2006 Owners Policy or Loan Policy & Applicable Underwriting Considerations,” Cindy Guanell, First American Title Insurance Co.

Guanell Handouts Part II

Guanell Handouts Part III


“Policy Types, including short form policies, homeowner policies,” Ken Bassham, Old Republic Title Ins. Co.

Ken's PowerPoint will be posted soon.


Ethics:  “Defamation in the Title Industry: Sticks & stones may break my bones, but names can really hurt me,” Dr. Sue Balter-Reitz, MSUB




MLTA Spring Education Seminar Presentations

MLTA did not be print Speaker Handout Books this year.  The following are presentations from the Spring Seminar.

Best Practices, John Hollenbeck

Best Practices Handouts

The Bakken: An Update on the Volume, Taxes & Impact on the Title Industry, Tom Richmond

Obtaining Underwriter Approval on High Risk or High Liability Transactions, Cindy Guanell

Cindy's PowerPoint

Back to the Basics: Why We Do Some of the Things That We Do,

Glen Roberts

Underwriter Panel: Current Challenges in Underwriting (Outline)

Claims 2013, Stories of Touching Fire & Living to Tell About It, Jeff Wiener

Entity Authority Issues: Claims for Fraud, Forgery & Managers Exceeding Their Authority, David Lawson

Lawson Handouts

Business Ethics, Prof. Belle Marie

What Needs to be Reported to the IRS & What Does Not, David Steintl




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