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Recorder Yarbrough’s New Anti-Fraud Law Featured in Chicago Daily Law Bulletin

The Chicago Daily Law Bulletin recently featured a front-page story on Recorder Karen Yarbrough’s Public Act 98-0099 (HB 2832). Some key excerpts from the article “House Bills 2832 and 2905 establish an expedited review process for fraudulent liens and make it a Class 4 felony to knowingly file one, respectively. The bills were initiatives of […]

Recorder Yarbrough’s Anti-Fraud Agenda Signed into Law

Karen Yarbrough - Recorder of Deeds

Victims of property and recording fraud will have new tools to fight back against criminals thanks to two new laws authored by Cook County Recorder of Deeds Karen A. Yarbrough. Because of her efforts, victims will no longer need to spend thousands of dollars on an attorney and their cases will be expedited. Recording fraud […]