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Jumping across the pond: syndicating European borrower debt in U.S. markets (part 2 of 3)

  • Reed Smith LLP
  • -
  • European Union, USA
  • -
  • September 23 2013

As our prior post noted, recent uncertainty in the European financial markets has led many European borrowers to look to the U.S. debt markets for

Risk losing your first priority lien if you provide superfluous information in the UCC financing statement

  • Reed Smith LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • September 13 2010

A first-in-time secured lender is moved to the end of the creditor line when a field in the financing statement filed by the lender contains too much information

New grant program included in HR 3221, the American Housing Rescue and Foreclosure Prevention Act of 2008

  • Reed Smith LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 31 2008

On July 30, 2008, President Bush signed the American Housing Rescue and Foreclosure Prevention Act of 2008, Pub. L. No. 110-289 (H.R. 3221) (“Housing Act”

CFPB takes enforcement action against mortgage insurers for alleged improper payments to mortgage lenders

  • Reed Smith LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 18 2013

On April 4, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau ("CFPB") announced settlements with four mortgage insurers to end what it called "improper

Federal bank regulators issue final statement on subprime mortgage lending

  • Reed Smith LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 12 2007

On June 29, 2007, the federal bank regulators issued their Final Guidance on Subprime Mortgage Lending (the “Final Guidance”

Court grants parent companies standing to sue lender as third-party beneficiaries of loan commitment agreements

  • Reed Smith LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 15 2011

A real estate lender agreed to finance three existing projects by lending money to three separate Single-Asset Bankruptcy Remote Entities (SABREs), owned by certain real estate investments trusts, and to finance $160 million in future ventures of the trusts, with further SABREs to be created as each deal came to fruition

TOUSA overturned; district court rejects narrow definition of ‘equivalent value’; rejects finding of lenders’ bad faith

  • Reed Smith LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 22 2011

The recent decision of the United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida in the bankruptcy case involving TOUSA, Inc. (and several subsidiaries) has received a lot of attention, especially from financial institutions

Economic stimulus act imposes new executive compensation limits on all financial institutions participating in the TARP

  • Reed Smith LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 17 2009

The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (the "Act") rewrites Section 111 of the Emergency Economic Stabilization Act of 2008 (the "EESA") and imposes several new or revised restrictions on the compensation arrangements of all financial institutions that have received or that will receive funds under the Troubled Asset Relief Program (the "TARP"

TALF: another step in unlocking the credit freeze

  • Reed Smith LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • December 4 2008

The Emergency Economic Standardization Act of 2008 (the “EESA”) empowered the U.S. Treasury to infuse capital into financial institutions, to purchase mortgage assets and any other troubled assets that the U.S. Treasury and the Federal Reserve deemed necessary to promote stability in the financial markets

GOP Senators tell President they will oppose any CFPB nominee until reforms are made

  • Reed Smith LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 6 2013

On January 31, 2013, 42 Republican Senators joined in a letter to President Obama, warning that they will oppose the confirmation of any nominee to