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Real Property, Financial Services & Title Insurance Update: Week Ending January 22, 2016
  • Carlton Fields
  • USA
  • January 26 2016

Providing a notice of the assignment of mortgage loan, as required by section 559.715, Florida Statutes, is not a condition precedent to filing a


Court affirms judgment for insurer invalidating AOB
  • Butler Weihmuller Katz Craig LLP
  • USA
  • January 28 2016

Butler has been at the forefront of defending insurers against the tidal wave of assignment of benefit ("AOB") litigation that has hit Florida over


Coverage for Direct Physical Loss Does Not Necessarily Include “Matching” or Require “Aesthetic Uniformity”
  • Carlton Fields
  • USA
  • January 29 2016

When a property insurance policy covers a multi-story building or multi-building property, and a portion sustains damage, there is often a question


Texas Rule Change: Supreme Court Holds Loss of Use Damages Are Recoverable Where Property Total Loss
  • Cozen O'Connor
  • USA
  • January 15 2016

In J & D Towing, LLC v. American Alternative Insurance Corporation, No. 14-0574, 2016 WL 91201 (Tex. Jan. 8, 2016), the Texas Supreme Court


Real Property, Financial Services & Title Insurance Update: Week Ending January 15, 2016 (and bonus opinion from January 20)
  • Carlton Fields
  • USA
  • January 22 2016

Florida Supreme Court amended Florida Rule of Civil Procedure 1.115 and Forms 1.944 and 1.996 to conform with 702.015, Fla. Stat. (2015) and


eCommerce Regulation, Bitcoin, Anti-Money Laundering, Shadow Insurance, 401(k) Litigation Expect Focus - Vol. IV, Fall 2015
  • Carlton Fields
  • USA
  • December 23 2015

On January 1, 2016, Section 38.6 of the California Insurance Code will take effect permitting consumers to conduct certain life, disability, and


Title insurance and foreclosure: What type of title coverage do lenders need in connection with a foreclosure in California?
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • June 7 2011

With mortgage defaults on the rise, a growing number of lenders are being forced to foreclose on their collateral, either judicially or non-judicially, exercising the private power of sale


JPMorgan Chase agrees to settle forced-placed insurance class-action lawsuit for $300 million
  • Bilzin Sumberg Baena Price & Axelrod LLP
  • USA
  • November 6 2013

JPMorgan Chase and Assurant Inc. recentlyagreed to settle a class-action lawsuit initiated in June 2012 for $300 million brought by a class of 1.3


Real Property, Financial Services & Title Insurance Update: Weeks Ending January 1 & 8, 2016
  • Carlton Fields
  • USA
  • January 14 2016

Appellants that were granted a statutory easement by way of necessity were not entitled to attorney’s fees pursuant to Florida Statutes, Section 704


Court rules that semicolon in statute means that force-placed insurance provision of RESPA is not yet effective
  • Foley & Lardner LLP
  • USA
  • October 3 2011

In Williams v. Wells Fargo Bank, N.A., Judge Cecilia M. Altonaga of the United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida, ruled that a semicolon contained in the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act means that force-placed insurance provisions contained in the amendments to the Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act (“RESPA”) are not yet in effect