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5th Cir. Holds No Wrongful Foreclosure Without Completed Foreclosure Sale, Substitute Trustee Fraudulently Joined
  • Maurice Wutscher LLP
  • USA
  • March 28 2017

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit recently affirmed a trial court’s denial of a mortgagor’s motion for remand because the non-diverse


Third Circuit Ruling Could Reduce Value Of Modified Loans Serviced Under Fannie Mae And Freddie Mac Guidelines
  • Kane Russell Coleman Logan PC
  • USA
  • March 27 2017

The value of modified Home Loans serviced under Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac guidelines could be diminished by a March 9, 2017 ruling against JP Morgan


Fla. App. Court (1st DCA) Holds Borrowers Waived FHA’s ‘Face to Face’ Requirement as Affirmative Defense
  • Maurice Wutscher LLP
  • USA
  • March 27 2017

The District Court of Appeal of Florida, First District, recently held that borrowers waive their affirmative defense that a mortgagee did not comply


CFPB Fails to State Case Against Payment Processor
  • McGuireWoods LLP
  • USA
  • March 27 2017

The United States District Court for the District of North Dakota recently dismissed the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s (CFPB) complaint


U.S. Supreme Court Invalidates Non-Consensual Structured Dismissal Deviating from Bankruptcy Priority Scheme
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • March 27 2017

The U.S. Supreme Court ruled on March 22, 2017, in Czyzewski v. Jevic Holding Corp., that without the consent of affected creditors, bankruptcy


3rd Cir. Holds HPA’s Auto-Term Date for PMI Uses Original Value, Not Modification Value
  • Maurice Wutscher LLP
  • USA
  • March 27 2017

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit recently held that the calculation of the private mortgage insurance (PMI) automatic termination date


Eye on the CourtsRecent Decisions of Note
  • Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP
  • USA
  • March 24 2017

On February 14, 2017, a Southern District of California judge ruled against the bank employer in the summary judgment stage of a whistleblower


"Follow the Money"Recent Notable AML Enforcement Actions
  • Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP
  • USA
  • March 24 2017

The government has been cracking down on financial institutions for falling short of the rigorous anti-money Laundering (AML) requirements under the


Third Circuit Affirms Foreclosure Judgment Finding Lender Had No Duty To Borrower To Monitor Property Inspections On Residential Construction Loan
  • Riker Danzig Scherer Hyland & Perretti LLP
  • USA
  • March 24 2017

In a case successfully litigated by Riker Danzig partner Jonathan Vuotto, the Third Circuit Court of Appeals recently affirmed the District Court of


Supreme Court Bars Use of Nonconsensual Priority-Violating Structured Dismissals
  • Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
  • USA
  • March 24 2017

On March 22, 2017, the United States Supreme Court held that bankruptcy courts cannot approve a “structured dismissal”a dismissal with special