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Hotline Tip: How Many Witnesses Need To Sign A Grant Deed?

By NNA Staff on May 31, 2012 - In Florida, do Grant Deeds need to be signed by one or two witnesses?

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National Debate Over IDs For Immigrants Continues

By Michael Lewis on May 31, 2012 - Properly identifying a signer lies at the heart of every notarization, but with approximately 11 million undocumented immigrants in the U.S., elected officials, community activists and others are debating just how foreign-born residents obtain acceptable ID.

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States Revising Power-Of-Attorney Laws, Strengthening Notary Role

By Michael Lewis on May 31, 2012 - In an effort to strengthen the reliability of powers of attorney, a growing number of states are enacting elements of a model law regarding these life-altering documents drafted by the National Conference of Commissioners on Uniform State Laws, commonly known as the Uniform Law Commission.

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The 'Event of the Year' for Notaries And Employers Offers Valuable Networking Opportunities

By Kelle Clarke on May 31, 2012 - The NNA’s 34th annual Conference kicks off this Sunday with unparalleled opportunities for Notaries to network with colleagues, discuss professional challenges, exchange tips and advice, and enjoy socializing with old and new friends.

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Conference 2012 Panels To Focus On Risk Management For Notary Employers

By Kelle Clarke on May 24, 2012 - The 34th Annual NNA Conference offers a wide range of panels and expert-led roundtable discussions designed specifically for Notary employers, focusing on the challenges of ensuring compliance and offering solutions on how to create effective Notary oversight programs.

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Federal Government Opposes Proposed 'Homeowner Bill Of Rights'

By Michael Lewis on May 24, 2012 - The Federal Housing Finance Agency is opposing the efforts in one state to enact legislation that would protect homeowners against the type of illegal foreclosure abuses that led to the “robo-signing” crisis.

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Hotline Tip: Can I Notarize Documents That Will Be Recorded In Another State?

By NNA Staff on May 24, 2012 - As a Virginia Notary, am I able to notarize a document that will be recorded in another state, such as North Carolina?

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Study: Scammers Steal Identities Of 800,000 Deceased Each Year

By Michael Lewis on May 24, 2012 - The identities of approximately 800,000 deceased Americans are stolen each year and used to obtain credit, cell phone service and other benefits, according to a study by risk management company ID Analytics.

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'Event Of The Year' For Notaries Also Features Fun, Sun And Adventure

By Kelle Clarke on May 17, 2012 - The NNA’s annual Conference, the “Event of the Year” in the Notary community, always features valuable information and intelligence for Notaries. But NNA Conferences are also known for fun, with everything from casual networking opportunities and signature events, to great NNA discounts on nearby attractions and excursions.

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Healthcare Section Advisor: David Kyllo

By Kelle Clarke on May 17, 2012 - As Executive Director of the National Center For Assisted Living (NCAL), David Kyllo leads the NCAL’s advocacy efforts and is instrumental in directing the Center’s educational programming and publications.

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