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UPPO aggregates the most important news and information about unclaimed property, including updates on legislation, reporting and compliance. Read the most up-to-date headlines here, and join UPPO for access to govWATCH for frequent briefings on state-specific legislation.

UPPO leadership is available to speak with the media on a variety of topics related to unclaimed property. To request an interview, contact Toni Nuernberg, executive director at 763-253-4344 or toni@uppo.org.

State Legislative and Regulatory News
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North Carolina Extends Fall Reporting Deadline »
According to an update posted on the North Carolina unclaimed property website , the state has extended this fall’s rep...
Wednesday, September 30, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Colorado Issues Important Tax Deduction Clarification »
The Colorado Treasury Department’s Unclaimed Property Division recently updated its reporting website to include a clari...
Friday, September 25, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
New Brunswick Seeks Comments about Proposed Unclaimed Property Rules »
On Sept. 22, 2020, Canadian province New Brunswick’s Financial and Consumer Services Commission posted proposed rules ( U...
Tuesday, June 9, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
California Hosts Holder Webinar »
California’s Outreach and Compliance Unit of the State Controller's Office, Unclaimed Property Division is hosting a free...
Thursday, April 30, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
California Postpones Final Remit Report and Remittance Due Date »
California Controller Betty Yee has issued the following notice to holders :   Due to the COVID-19 pandemic...

Legal News
Thursday, September 26, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Court Dismisses Card Compliant Lawsuit »
In a significant win for unclaimed property holders, Judge Paul Wallace granted defendants’ motion to dismiss in  Del...
Wednesday, January 24, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Appeals Court Allows Office Depot Audit to Proceed, Priority Rules Claim Not Yet Ripe »
On Jan. 22, 2018, a Third Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals panel of judges vacated a lower court’s opinion in Office Depo...
Tuesday, December 5, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Appeals Court Flips Marathon Ruling »
On Dec. 4, 2017, the Third Circuit Court of Appeals overturned a lower court’s dismissal of Marathon Petroleum’s lawsu...
Friday, September 22, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Appeals Court Rules in Favor of Bed Bath & Beyond »
On Sept. 21, 2017, a New Jersey appeals court ruled in favor of Bed Bath & Beyond (BBB) in its case against the state...
Thursday, August 10, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Appeals Court Reverses “Ripeness” Decision in Plains All American Case »
Last year, the U.S. District Court for the District of Delaware granted the defendants’ motion to dismiss in the case of...

General Unclaimed Property News
Monday, August 17, 2020
Nebraska Announces Holder Website/Software Conversion »
The Nebraska Unclaimed Property Division recently announced upcoming changes to its unclaimed property software and websit...
Monday, August 3, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
West Virginia Unveils New Unclaimed Property Website »
West Virginia State Treasurer John Perdue has unveiled an enhanced unclaimed property management system and website . I...
Thursday, July 16, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Arkansas UP Division Website »
The following was provided by the Arkansas Unclaimed Property Division on July 16, 2020:   Our Office has recentl...
Monday, April 20, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Texas Announces Holder Webinars »
The Texas Comptroller’s office has announced several free training webinars for holders of unclaimed property. Topics will...
Wednesday, September 25, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Wyoming's New Reporting Website »
Wyoming recently introduced a new unclaimed property reporting website. It can be viewed here . 

UPPO News
Thursday, August 20, 2020
Seeking UPPO Board Candidates to Fill Vacancy »
UPPO's Board of Directors is seeking nominations for an open Director at Large position. A recently announced member compa...
Monday, April 13, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
UPPO Announces 2020/21 Committee Chairs »
With the start of a new fiscal and membership year, UPPO is pleased to announce the committee and subcommittee chairs for...
Thursday, March 19, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
UPPO Annual Business Meeting Moves Online »
Despite the unusual situation everyone has been facing in recent weeks, continuing to move UPPO forward is important. As s...
Wednesday, March 11, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
UPPO Cancels Annual Conference »
The UPPO Board of Directors has canceled the 2020 UPPO Annual Conference, scheduled for March 29 – April 1 in Tucson, Ariz...
Thursday, January 23, 2020
UPPO Board Announces New Dues Structure »
Periodically, the Unclaimed Property Professionals Organization (UPPO) Board of Directors reviews the dues structure to en...

UPPO Advocacy Activity
Thursday, May 7, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Texas Issues Updates to Due Diligence Requirements for 2020 Reporting »
The Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts has issued the following updates to due diligence requirements for 2020 unclaimed...
Monday, February 24, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
UPPO Outlines Issues with Utah Proposed Regulations »
  On Jan. 13, 2020, the Unclaimed Property Professionals Organization submitted comments to Utah officials to voic...
Monday, February 24, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
UPPO Outlines Issues With Vermont H.B. 550 »
On Jan. 15, 2020, the Unclaimed Property Professionals Organization submitted comments to Vermont officials to voice conce...
Tuesday, February 4, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Holders Coalition Objects to Wyoming Draft Bill Limiting Consumers' Rights »
On Jan. 30, 2020, the Holders Coalition – a group of organizations, including and administrated by UPPO, whose members hol...
Wednesday, December 18, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
UPPO Submits Comments to California Supporting a VDA Program »
In response to California’s adoption of S.B. 109, UPPO submitted comments to the Comptroller’s office regarding the law’s...

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