Acquest Pledge

American Land Title Association (ALTA) Principles of Fair Conduct As Adopted by Acquest Title Services, LLC

 

 

Preamble

 

The ALTA Principles of Fair Conduct represent Acquest’s commitment to promote behavior within the title industry that serves the needs and interests of consumers.

The Principles describe Acquest’s expectation as a Member of ALTA to adhere to the highest standards of ethical behavior and the laws and regulations governing the business of title insurance.

The “Appropriate Steps to Implement the ALTA Principles” sets out specific actions that Acquest can take, and suggests what government can do to assist the title industry in this regard.

ALTA encourages all if its Members to pledge to support The Principles, and to incorporate them into their daily business practices. Acquest makes that pledge.

ALTA pledges to assist its members in implementing The Principals through ongoing training on ethical standards and legal compliance. Acquest accepts the Principals.

ALTA has formed a special Committee for ongoing review of The Principles annually to ensure that they continue to address the needs and interests of the consumer public. Acquest supports ALTA in these efforts.

 

 

ALTA Principles of Fair Conduct

 

1. To engage only in business practices that are lawful and consistent with a high standard of ethical behavior.

2. To encourage a culture of compliance within their organizations for federal and state laws that govern the title insurance business and for these Principles.

3. To treat consumers in a fair and ethical manner.

4. To provide consumers with timely and comprehensive information regarding their policies, services, products, and prices so as to enable consumers to shop effectively among providers of title-related services.

5. To encourage and assist consumers to be educated purchasers of title insurance and title-related services.