Protecting Your Investment: Pros and Cons of Non-compete Agreements

In today’s highly competitive market, losing employees to competitors can be costly both in terms of the time and money invested in the employee and in the loss of customer revenue when customers follow the employee to their new employer.  The dilemma of how to protect against such losses is frequently addressed through the use … Continue reading Protecting Your Investment: Pros and Cons of Non-compete Agreements

The Missing Link – Training Your Employees

It is well known that the title industry is under attack.  Many agents are scrambling to keep up with the ever-changing landscape of protecting their finances, business and client data.  One key component to reducing risk to your business is training employees on the daily security risks they encounter.  Although maintaining a properly secure and … Continue reading The Missing Link – Training Your Employees

A Brief Review of the Virginia Mutual Indemnity Treaty

The title industry in Virginia has had a mutual indemnity treaty in place since the fall of 2015. This agreement among title underwriters eases the burden of title insurance agents to clear enumerated title objections, for insurance purposes only, by providing an alternative to letters of indemnity. The purpose of the agreement is stated in its introductory … Continue reading A Brief Review of the Virginia Mutual Indemnity Treaty