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Supreme Court upholds ‘disparate impact’ under the FHA but emphasizes that claims cannot rely on statistics alone
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • June 29 2015

In a much-anticipated decision, the U.S. Supreme Court held in Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs v. Inclusive Communities Project


Safe harbors and securitizations: loan payments in connection with a commercial mortgage-backed securitization protected from clawback under the U.S. Bankruptcy Code safe harbors
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • May 14 2015

In Krol v. Key Bank National Association, et al. (In re MCK Millenium Centre Parking, LLC), Adv. No.14-00392 (N.D. Ill. Apr. 24, 2015), the U.S


Bank ordered to honour refund guarantees despite foreign court orders prohibiting payment
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • China, United Kingdom
  • April 29 2015

The Claimant Buyers brought proceedings against the Defendant Bank under refund guarantees issued by the Bank in support of two shipbuilding


"Abusive" further defined by court as CFPB case against ITT tech moves forward
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • March 11 2015

On March 9, District Judge Sarah Evans Barker issued her long-anticipated order on the motion to dismiss in CFPB v. ITT Educational Services, Inc., No


Dead hand provisions: a lesson for lenders from the Delaware Chancery Court
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • February 11 2015

In Pontiac General Employees Retirement System v. Ballantine, et al., the Delaware Chancery Court refused to dismiss a claim against a lender for


Assignee’s claim for Kentucky statutory interest on charged-off debt held actionable under FDCPA
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • December 12 2014

On October 24, 2014, the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals issued its decision in Stratton v. Portfolio Recovery Assocs. LLC, --- F.3d ---, 2014 WL


Seventh Circuit permits inquiries relating to disability benefits
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • December 12 2014

In October 2014, in Wigginton v. Bank of America Corp., 2014 U.S. App. Lexis 19850 (7th Cir. October 16, 2014), the Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals


Glassine window spells trouble for debt collector
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • December 12 2014

Based on an August 28, 2014 decision of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit, in Douglass v. Convergent Outsourcing fka ER Solutions, Inc


Make whole provisions in bankruptcy
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • September 26 2014

Loan agreements and bond indentures often contain "make-whole" provisions, which provide yield protection to lenders and investors in the event of a


Spotlight on fair lending
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • September 9 2014

The past several months have seen numerous important happenings under fair lending developments, both in the courts, by the DOJ, and by at least one