UTA Announces 2019 Officers

UTA’s Board of Directors has voted in the Association’s Officers for 2019.  They will assume their positions beginning February 1, 2019. David Dutcher of iMailTracking, based in San Diego, California will serve as the Association’s President.  The President is the Chief Executive Officer of the Association, and subject to the...

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UTA Joins Industry Amicus Brief in U.S. Supreme Court Case

UTA has filed an amicus brief along with industry organizations CMBA, CMA and ATA, in the case of Obduskey v. McCarthy Holthus.  The brief summarizes why nonjudicial foreclosure should not qualify as debt collection under the FDCPA. According to the U.S. Supreme Court summary of the case: “This case presents...

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UTA Committee Chairs Appointed

UTA President David Dutcher of iMailTracking, has announced the Association’s Committee Chairs for 2019. – Cathe Cole-Sherburn of Trustee Corps will serve as the Membership Chair. – Randy Newman, Esq. of Total Lender Solutions will serve as the Education Chair. – Robert Finlay, Esq. of Wright Finlay & Zak will...

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UTA Unveils 2019 Calendar of Events

2019 will feature dinner events in Orange County, San Diego and Dallas, as well as Lobby Days in Olympia, Carson City and Sacramento – in addition to the annual conference, this year held again in Las Vegas at the renovated Green Valley Ranch, Resort, Spa & Casino. Read the 2019...

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UTA Drafts Legislative Wish List

UTA’s Legislative Committee has produced its 2019 Legislative ‘Wish List’, with draft legislation and comments for California, Nevada and Washington.  For Washington, UTA’s wish list includes an exemption on reverse mortgages from the successor rules; For Nevada it includes legislation to adjust the tolling and expiration provisions in HOBR; and...

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Washington State, California and Nevada Lobby Day Events Scheduled

UTA will hold its 5th Annual Washington State Lobby Day on Tuesday, February 5th and its 11th Annual California Lobby ‘Afternoon’ on Tuesday, March 12th.  Additionally, UTA will hold a Lobby Day on Tuesday, April 2nd in Carson City, NV.  All lobby day appointments will be scheduled for attendees after...

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Call for 2019 Conference Topics and Speakers

Members – if you have a particular topic or speaker that you would like presented at the 44th Annual Education Conference Sessions, to be held November 10-12th, 2019 in Las Vegas, now is your chance to let us know.  UTA’s Conference Committee is asking for suggestions both from potential speakers...

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The Reviews Are In for UTA’s 43rd Annual Conference

UTA’s 43rd Annual Educational Conference, held November 4th-6th at the Green Valley Ranch Resort, Casino & Spa in Las Vegas, Nevada received very high reviews by attendees. The Education sessions received positive reviews from members See conference photos       Breakfast during the conference was enjoyed and sponsored by...

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Martin McGuinn Honored with Phil Adleson Award

Martin McGuinn is the worthy recipient of the 2018 Phil Adleson Education & Advocacy Award.  The award is presented annually to a member who both educates and advocates on behalf of UTA and its membership. The stringent criteria for the award includes being a ‘master teacher’, who has presented and...

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Randy Newman Receives Member of the Year Award

Randy Newman of Total Lender Solutions was awarded the Dorothy Schick Veteran Member of the Year Award at the UTA’s annual meeting, held November 6th during the Association’s 43rd Annual Education Conference. Randy Newman received the Dorothy Schick Veteran Member of the Year Award for the many California Certification classes...

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