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Neither rain, nor sleet, nor snow . . . Will allow you to set aside a sheriff’s sale!

  • Porzio Bromberg & Newman PC
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  • USA
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  • April 17 2015

Although the snow is (hopefully) gone for a few months, the Appellate Division recently handed down a decision that brings us back to one of the many

Will banks face a growing number of False Claims Act lawsuits based on government-backed mortgages in default?

  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
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  • USA
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  • April 16 2015

The Legal Aid group Advocates for Basic Legal Equality (ABLE) has taken a novel approach to using the False Claims Act by initiating a lawsuit

When, if ever, is a residential mortgage not "residential" for the purpose of foreclosure?

  • Porzio Bromberg & Newman PC
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  • USA
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  • April 15 2015

Believe it or not, this question comes up from time to time in my practice (exciting life, I know). In recent years I have prosecuted many

FCRA preemption: is guidance on the way from the 11th Circuit?

  • Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP
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  • USA
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  • April 15 2015

FCRA preemption of state law claims against furnishers of credit information is anything but a settled legal issue. For better or worse, guidance may

Ninth Circuit holds that the FDIC is subject to damage claims for breach of bank’s pre-receivership contractual obligations

  • Holland & Hart LLP
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  • USA
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  • April 14 2015

In a recent opinion, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals held that the FDIC may be liable in damages to a counter party for breach of a bank's

Third Circuit expands reach of FDCPA in Kaymark decision

  • Locke Lord LLP
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  • USA
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  • April 14 2015

Just last week, the Third Circuit held that a borrower can state a claim for violation of the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA) when a

D.C. District Court dismisses Delta’s appeals against U.S. ex-im Bank

  • Holland & Knight LLP
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  • USA
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  • April 14 2015

In a series of three decisions published on March 30, 2015, the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia has dismissed appeals brought by

Court finds lenders to hedge fund not liable as ERISA fiduciaries

  • Proskauer Rose LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • April 13 2015

A federal court recently dismissed ERISA breach of fiduciary duty claims asserted by Delphi Beta Fund, LLC, a hedge fund, against two of its bank

The Bank of New York Mellon decision: affirming that a court should grant substantial deference to a trustee’s judgment

  • Arent Fox LLP
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  • USA
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  • April 13 2015

In a recent decision, the Supreme Court of New York's Appellate Division (First Department) (Appellate Court) approved a settlement agreement

United States district court follows Bartram, Evergrene Partners, rejects Beauvais as outlier

  • Burr & Forman LLP
  • -
  • USA
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  • April 13 2015

In LNB-017-13, LLC v. HSBC Bank USA, N.A., 14-cv-24800-UU, 2015 WL 1546150 (S.D. Fla. April 7, 2015), Judge Ursula Ungaro revisited the familiar