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The Great Brexit Debate
  • Dentons
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • April 1 2016

The UK is now counting down to the 23 June 2016 referendum on whether to stay in or leave the European Union. Dentons summarises the background to


Real Property & Title Insurance Update: Week Ending April 8, 2016
  • Carlton Fields
  • USA
  • April 11 2016

DOT prohibited from using sovereign immunity defense in negligence action resulting from railroad crossing accident where DOT bound by crossing


U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit Hears Oral Arguments Regarding CFPB’s Interpretation of RESPA
  • BuckleySandler LLP
  • USA
  • April 15 2016

On April 12, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit held oral arguments in the case PHH Corporation v. CFPB. The primary issue in the case is


Third Circuit affirms summary judgment of captive reinsurance dispute as being time-barred
  • Carlton Fields
  • USA
  • April 21 2016

In early January, the Third Circuit Court of Appeals affirmed summary judgment of a putative class action dispute regarding private mortgage


Doing business in Russia 2015
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Russia
  • March 12 2015

The Russian Federation stretches across Eurasia from Eastern Europe to the Pacific coast. After the collapse of the Soviet Union, Russia became the


Sustainability of the UK valuation profession
  • CMS Cameron McKenna
  • United Kingdom
  • January 29 2014

A report commissioned by the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors on the sustainability of the UK valuation profession has been published. The


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


UK Regulator Proposes Standards for Underwriting Buy-to-Let Mortgages
  • Shearman & Sterling LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 8 2016

On March 29, 2016, the PRA published proposals on minimum standards for firms when underwriting buy-to-let contracts. The proposals would apply to


HUD adds requirement for voluntary termination of FHA mortgage insurance
  • BuckleySandler LLP
  • USA
  • July 13 2014

On July 3, HUD issued Mortgagee Letter 2014-13, which requires mortgagees seeking voluntary termination of FHA mortgage insurance to obtain a signed


Recent cases - January through March 2014
  • Burr & Forman LLP
  • USA
  • March 26 2014

This action is one of the first decisions issued regarding the forced-placed insurance provision pursuant to the new mortgage servicing regulations