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Mass. SJC Holds Recorded Attorney’s Affidavit May Cure Defect in Certificate of Acknowledgment for Mortgage
  • Maurice Wutscher LLP
  • USA
  • July 28 2016

In response to a request from the U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit, the Supreme Judicial Court of Massachusetts recently held that a


Investing in Real Estate: Where Do You Start?
  • McBrayer McGinnis Leslie & Kirkland PLLC
  • USA
  • July 27 2016

Investment in real estate, whether residential or commercial, is a great vehicle for building wealth. For many people, however, the most difficult


Is a Rock a Landslide? Montana Supreme Court Says Yes
  • Cozen O'Connor
  • USA
  • July 27 2016

In a recent decision, the Montana Supreme Court upheld application of an Earth Movement exclusion to bar coverage for damage to a home when a single


Connecticut Foreclosures: Judgment of Loss Mitigation - Good, Bad or Unnecessary?
  • Murtha Cullina LLP
  • USA
  • July 27 2016

One of the plethora of new procedures enacted in the 2016 General Assembly’s legislative session is a concept which is being dubbed a “judgment of


What happens when a tenant’s business becomes illegal during the lease term?
  • Shutts & Bowen LLP
  • USA
  • July 27 2016

When the tenant’s business is made illegal during the term of the lease, the tenant’s business is likely to disappear altogether, leading to a likely


Second District Upholds Application of CEQA’s Class 3 Categorical Exemption For New Small Structures To City’s Approval of Small Car WashCoffee Shop Project, Rejects Appellants’ Attempt To Invoke Unusual Circumstances Exception
  • Miller Starr Regalia
  • USA
  • July 27 2016

In a published opinion filed July 21, 2016, the Second District Court of Appeal affirmed the trial court's judgment rejecting plaintiffsresidential


New Amendments to Pennsylvania’s Unclaimed Property Law (2016)
  • K&L Gates
  • USA
  • July 27 2016

Significant changes affecting all holders of unclaimed property were included in amendments to Pennsylvania's Fiscal Code adopted as part of the


Connecticut Legislation Requiring Homeowners Policies to Provide Coverage for Collapse and Mitigation Crumbles, But All Is Not Lost for Homeowners
  • Gordon & Rees LLP
  • USA
  • July 27 2016

A bill requiring homeowners insurance policies in Connecticut to provide coverage for the peril of collapse and mitigation undertaken to prevent all


In Stinging Rebuke to Financial Institutions and Title Companies, NJ Supreme Court Favors Law Firm’s Effort to Collect Unpaid Legal Bills
  • Sherman Wells Sylvester Stamelman
  • USA
  • July 26 2016

In a case closely-watched by New Jersey Banks and the Title Industry and plainly important to both the New Jersey Supreme Court granted lien priority


New Jersey Trial Court Finds Foreclosure Action Barred by Six-Year Statute of Limitations
  • Sherman Wells Sylvester Stamelman
  • USA
  • July 26 2016

Addressing an issue of first impression, a trial court in Anim Investment v. Shaloub, BER-F-30508-15 (Ch. Div. Jun. 30, 2016), found that an assignee