§ 17200 It shall be unlawful for any person to engage in business as an …
§ 17200.8 (a) Within the organization of each escrow agent corporation, …
§ 17201 (a) An application for a license as an escrow agent shall be in …
§ 17202 (a) At the time of filing an application for an escrow agent’s …
§ 17202.1 An applicant for an escrow agent’s license or a licensee may, in lieu …
§ 17203 The bond of an escrow agent shall be conditioned that the licensee …
§ 17203.1 (a) All officers, directors, trustees, and employees of an …
§ 17205 No action may be brought on an escrow agent’s bond by any person …
§ 17206 When an action is commenced on an escrow agent’s bond the …
§ 17207 The commissioner shall charge and collect the following fees and …
§ 17208 All money received by the commissioner shall be paid by him or her …
§ 17209 An application for a license as an escrow agent shall be signed and …
§ 17209.1 Upon the receipt of a proper and complete application for license, …
§ 17209.2 The commissioner may or may not require an applicant to submit to an …
§ 17209.3 The commissioner may refuse to issue any license being applied for, …
§ 17209.4 The license shall state whether the licensee is licensed as an escrow …
§ 17210 (a) An escrow agent licensed on or after January 1, 1986, shall …
§ 17210.1 The license shall be kept conspicuously posted in all places of …
§ 17210.2 (a) No escrow agent shall disseminate, or cause or permit to be …
§ 17212.1 All licensees shall notify the commissioner of any changes in …
§ 17213 (a) An escrow agent shall not transact business pursuant to this …
§ 17213.1 (a) An escrow agent’s business shall not be removed from the …
§ 17213.2 The commissioner may order a licensed escrow agent which opens a …
§ 17213.5 Licensees of this division shall be entitled to establish additional …
§ 17214 (a) There is established in the Department of Business Oversight …
§ 17215 Whenever the commissioner issues a license or order under this …

Terms Used In California Codes > Financial Code > Division 6 > Chapter 2

  • advertisement: means any communication, disseminated by television or radio, by any print medium, including, but not limited to, newspapers and billboards, or by means of a mailing directed generally to members of the public and not to a specific person, that solicits employment of legal services provided by a licensee, and is directed to the general public and is paid for by, or on the behalf of, an attorney. See California Government Code 25842
  • Appraisal: A determination of property value.
  • Bail: Security given for the release of a criminal defendant or witness from legal custody (usually in the form of money) to secure his/her appearance on the day and time appointed.
  • board: means any entity listed in Section 101, the entities referred to in Sections 1000 and 3600, the State Bar, the Bureau of Real Estate, and any other state agency that issues a license, certificate, or registration authorizing a person to engage in a business or profession. See California Education Code 17352
  • Common law: The legal system that originated in England and is now in use in the United States. It is based on judicial decisions rather than legislative action.
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • County: includes city and county. See California Education Code 17321
  • County: includes city and county. See California Education Code 19428
  • Department: means the Department of Food and Agriculture. See California Education Code 19959
  • Dependent: A person dependent for support upon another.
  • escrow agent: as used in this division includes joint control agents and Internet escrow agents. See California Government Code 25831
  • Ex officio: Literally, by virtue of one's office.
  • Executive session: A portion of the Senate's daily session in which it considers executive business.
  • Foreclosure: A legal process in which property that is collateral or security for a loan may be sold to help repay the loan when the loan is in default. Source: OCC
  • Grand jury: agreement providing that a lender will delay exercising its rights (in the case of a mortgage,
  • Injunction: An order of the court prohibiting (or compelling) the performance of a specific act to prevent irreparable damage or injury.
  • Lawyer: means a licensee of the State Bar or a person who is admitted in good standing and eligible to practice before the bar of any United States court or the highest court of the District of Columbia or any state, territory, or insular possession of the United States, or is licensed to practice law in, or is admitted in good standing and eligible to practice before the bar of the highest court of, a foreign country or any political subdivision thereof, and includes any agent of the lawyer, law firm, or law corporation doing business in the state. See California Government Code 25842
  • license: means license, certificate, registration, or other means to engage in a business or profession regulated by this code or referred to in Section 1000 or 3600. See California Education Code 17330
  • Licensee: means a licensee in good standing of the State Bar and includes any agent of the licensee and any law firm or law corporation doing business in the State of California. See California Government Code 25842
  • Litigation: A case, controversy, or lawsuit. Participants (plaintiffs and defendants) in lawsuits are called litigants.
  • Notice: includes all papers and orders required to be served in any proceedings before any court, board, or officer, or when required by law to be served independently of such proceeding. See California Government Code 26660
  • Oath: includes affirmation. See California Education Code 18558
  • Oversight: Committee review of the activities of a Federal agency or program.
  • Person: includes any person, firm, partnership, association, corporation, company, limited liability company, syndicate, estate, trust, business trust, or organization of any kind. See California Education Code 18561
  • Person: includes any person, firm, association, organization, partnership, limited liability company, business trust, corporation, or company. See California Education Code 19426
  • Plaintiff: The person who files the complaint in a civil lawsuit.
  • Spouse: includes "registered domestic partner" as required by Section 297. See California Education Code 18552
  • State: means the State of California, unless applied to the different parts of the United States. See California Education Code 19427
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.
  • Subdivision: means a subdivision of the section in which the term occurs unless some other section is expressly mentioned. See California Education Code 19404
  • Trial: A hearing that takes place when the defendant pleads "not guilty" and witnesses are required to come to court to give evidence.
  • Trustee: A person or institution holding and administering property in trust.
  • Venue: The geographical location in which a case is tried.
  • Writing: includes any form of recorded message capable of comprehension by ordinary visual means. See California Education Code 18535