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Notary Lawsuit Protection


Preventing liability losses is a priority at the NNA and we do everything we can to help our members avoid costly lawsuits. Even when they have performed their official duties properly, Notaries are increasingly being named in lawsuits.

Reducing risk begins with preparation and "Steps to Prevent Notary Claims" will help you do that. "What to Do If It Happens to You" reinforces best practices to follow and strategies to take if there's ever a claim on your bond or E&O policy. Download this printout for easy reference and you'll learn:

  • Why a Blank Line in a Document Is an Invitation for Fraud
  • How a Sloppy Journal Can Be a Red Flag in Court
  • The Importance of Watching Your Commission Expiration Date
  • The One Fact Never to Disclose to Opposing Counsel

Download and Print the PDF "Steps to Prevent Notary Claims and What to Do If It Happens to You"

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Steps to prevent Notary claims

What to do if named in a legal claim