It is essential for notaries to understand their duties and responsibilities and to know that they assume potential personal liability when serving in a notary capacity. Notaries are required in many transactions, from witnessing signatures on legal documents like affidavits and wills to administering oaths. However, there are times when notaries are uncomfortable with their role and/or the transaction and must act to deter fraud. Focusing on matters that are important in the industry, this session will teach notaries to understand and correctly handle all of their duties and responsibilities.
This session will cover the following:
- Roles & purposes served by notary public
- Duties & responsibilities of notary public
- Most common errors made by notary public
- Personal liability of the notary public
- Reference to your state’s specific rules
Speaker: Speaker: Jennifer Tomas is an Illinois attorney who focuses her legal practice on labor and employment law as well as commercial litigation. She received her law degree from the DePaul University in Chicago and her undergraduate degree from Albion College in Michigan
Over $75 million - $109 per telephone connection
$7-$75 million - $89 per telephone connection
Under $7 million - $59 per telephone connection
An audio archive is available at no additional charge and can be accessed for 60 days after the live session. Instructions on accessing the archive will be sent with your connecting instructions and confirmation.
Scholarships are available for all KCUA education events. Scholarships pay 100% of registration fee for credit unions under $7M, 50% for credit unions between $7-$75M and 25% for credit unions over $75M.
Sorry, no cancellations are allowed after connecting instructions and handout materials have been sent to registrants. Substitutions are welcomed and encouraged.