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FDCPA and Estimated Fees and Costs: The Chaos Continues
  • Sirote & Permutt PC
  • USA
  • May 16 2017

Last month, I wrote about the irreconcilable differences between the RESPA “hello” letter requirement and the FDCPA debt validation notice


Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals Holds Properly Perfected Assignment of Rents Not Property of Bankruptcy Estate
  • Foley & Lardner LLP
  • USA
  • May 16 2017

In a significant ruling impacting commercial real estate lenders in Michigan, the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals has ruled that an absolute


New York State Court Discharges and Cancels Mortgage Which Plaintiff Sought to Foreclose Due to Plaintiff’s Wrongful Conduct
  • Riker Danzig Scherer Hyland & Perretti LLP
  • USA
  • May 16 2017

The Supreme Court of New York, Tompkins County, recently granted the “drastic remedy” of dismissing plaintiff bank’s residential foreclosure action


Time to Check the Financial Covenants: A Brief Summary of Spring Loan Reporting Requirements
  • Holland & Knight LLP
  • USA
  • May 15 2017

For many individuals, the end of April brought a sigh of relief as both the first quarter and tax season drew to a close. Unfortunately, while


CFPB Seeks Comment on Effectiveness of the RESPA Mortgage Servicing Rule
  • Smith Debnam Narron Drake Saintsing & Myers LLP
  • USA
  • May 15 2017

As required by the Dodd-Frank Act, the CFPB is conducting an assessment of its RESPA Mortgage Servicing Final Rule, which took effect on January 10


Boston Fed President Speaks on Trends and Risks in Commercial Real Estate and GSE Exposure
  • Buckley Sandler LLP
  • USA
  • May 12 2017

On May 9, Boston Fed President Eric S. Rosengren delivered a speech entitled “Trends in Commercial Real Estate” at a conference in New York. Mr


Eleventh Circuit Rules that Return of a Certified Mail Receipt Satisfies Regulation X of RESPA
  • Buckley Sandler LLP
  • USA
  • May 12 2017

In a per curiam opinion issued on March 1, 2017, the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals affirmed the dismissal of a complaint alleging that a mortgage


Legislation Proposed to Require Study on Homeowners’ Privacy of Collected HMDA Information
  • Buckley Sandler LLP
  • USA
  • May 12 2017

On April 27, Reps. Randy Hultgren (R-Ill.) and Andy Barr (R-Ky.) reintroduced legislation to “protect against the misuse of consumers’ sensitive


The Financial Report, 11 May 2017, US Banking Developments
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • USA
  • May 11 2017

Revised Fiduciary Powers booklet. The OCC issued the "Fiduciary Powers" booklet of the Comptroller's Licensing Manual. (582017) Revised Public


Equitable Lien on Homestead Upheld
  • Berger Singerman LLP
  • USA
  • May 11 2017

A recent decision from the Fourth District Court of Appeal is a reminder that Florida’s homestead protection, while often viewed as sacrosanct, is not