Legal Disclaimer

Please be advised that Cottrell Title & Escrow is a title agency licensed in the State of Florida. Cottrell Title & Escrow is not a law firm and we do not provide legal, business or tax advice. Our services are not substitutes for the advice or services of an attorney. We recommend you consult a lawyer or other appropriate professional if you want legal, business or tax advice.

The educational materials on this website are intended for informational purposes only, and should not be interpreted as legal advice.

Privacy Notice

Cottrell Title & Escrow (“Cottrell”) respects and is committed to protecting our customers’ privacy. We will take reasonable steps to protect personal information and to ensure the information is used in compliance with this Privacy Notice.

Information Collected

In the normal course of business and to provide the necessary services to our customers, we may obtain nonpublic personal information directly from the customer, from customer-related transactions, or from third parties such as lenders, appraisers, agents, surveyors, municipalities or other similar entities.

Access to Information

Access to all nonpublic personal information is limited to those employees who have a need to know such information in order to perform their jobs. These employees include, but are not limited to, those in departments such as order entry, processing, estoppels and lien searches, bookkeeping, administration, closing and post-closing.

Information Sharing

Generally, Cottrell does not share the nonpublic personal information it collects with anyone other than lenders, insurance agents, real estate agents or brokers, third party contractors who provide services on our behalf, and underwriters, as needed to complete real estate settlement services and issue its title insurance policy as requested by the customer. Cottrell may share information when the customer directs or gives Cottrell permission to do so, or as required by law in response to a subpoena, to a government regulatory agency or to prevent fraud.

Information Security

Cottrell strives to maintain the confidentiality and integrity of the personal information in its possession by maintaining physical, electronic and procedural safeguards in compliance with federal standards. Our website may contain links to other sites. We do not endorse or otherwise accept responsibility for the content or privacy policies of those sites.
We reserve the right to update and/or amend this Privacy Policy to stay current or comply with applicable privacy laws.