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In Stinging Rebuke to Financial Institutions and Title Companies, NJ Supreme Court Favors Law Firm’s Effort to Collect Unpaid Legal Bills

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…

Anthony J. Sylvester, Arjun Shah, Caitlin T. Shadek, Craig L. Steinfeld.

New Jersey Trial Court Finds Foreclosure Action Barred by Six-Year Statute of Limitations

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…

Anthony J. Sylvester, Arjun Shah, Caitlin T. Shadek, Craig L. Steinfeld.

New York Court Finds Bank Did Not Act In Bad Faith At Mandatory Residential Foreclosure Settlement Conference

USA - April 28 2016 In Flagstar Bank, FSB v. Walker, 2016 N.Y. Slip Op. 26058 (N.Y. Sup. Ct. Jan. 29, 2016), the Supreme Court in Kings County, New York rejected a…

Anthony J. Sylvester, Arjun Shah, Caitlin T. Shadek, Craig L. Steinfeld.

New Jersey District Court Denies Motion to Dismiss Complaint Against Bank Alleging Violations of RESPA and State Law Tort Claims

USA - July 26 2016 In Edyta v. Bank of America, N.A., 2016 WL 3545521 (D.N.J. June 28, 2016), the District Court of New Jersey denied defendant Bank of America's…

Anthony J. Sylvester, Arjun Shah, Caitlin T. Shadek, Craig L. Steinfeld.

Omnibus New York Foreclosure Law Takes Effect on December 20, 2016

USA - December 30 2016 Recent changes to New York's foreclosure statutory scheme are set to go into effect on December 20, 2016. These wide-ranging revisions include the…

Anthony J. Sylvester, Craig L. Steinfeld, Matthew F. Chakmakian.