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6th Cir. Holds Debtors Could Compel Abandonment of Home If Little Equity Available
  • Maurice Wutscher LLP
  • USA
  • August 18 2017

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit recently affirmed a bankruptcy court's order granting the debtors' motion to compel the trustee to


IRS Provides Guidance on Stock Distributions for Publicly Offered REITs and RICs
  • Latham & Watkins LLP
  • USA
  • August 18 2017

Revenue procedure sets forth requirements for ensuring certain stock distributions are treated as property distributions eligible for dividends paid


California Supreme Court Petitioned to Resolve Split in Authority Regarding Inverse Condemnation Liability in Sewage Backup Cases
  • Nossaman LLP
  • USA
  • August 17 2017

The City of Oroville ("City") has petitioned the California Supreme Court for review of an unpublished Court of Appeal decision, City of Oroville v


Massachusetts AG Directs Refunds to Homeowners Affected by Force-Placed Insurance Policies
  • Buckley Sandler LLP
  • USA
  • August 17 2017

On August 11, Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey announced that “a major Massachusetts insurance company is paying more than $6.3 million in


Good Corporate Citizen or Simply Paying too Much Property Taxes
  • Dickinson Wright
  • USA
  • August 17 2017

Notwithstanding that property taxes tend to be one of the more significant operating expenses for commercial property owners


Potential Changes for HVCRE Loans
  • Porter Wright Morris & Arthur LLP
  • USA
  • August 17 2017

Recently, there have been suggestions that changes are possible regarding "high volatility commercial real estate" loans or "HVCRE" loans. Here is a


New Requirements for Planned Developments in Chicago
  • Foley & Lardner LLP
  • USA
  • August 16 2017

Yesterday, Mayor Rahm Emanuel issued an Executive Order requiring all applicants seeking Planned Development (PD) approval to report intended and


IRS Issues Guidance on Elective CashStock Dividends by REITs
  • Vinson & Elkins LLP
  • USA
  • August 16 2017

A Revenue Procedure effective August 11, 2017 (Rev. Proc. 2017-45) establishes guidelines for a real estate investment trust (“REIT”) to issue


Oregon Licenses Residential Mortgage Loan Servicers
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • USA
  • August 16 2017

On August 2nd, Oregon Governor Katherine Brown signed legislation that provides for the licensing of residential mortgage loan servicers, Senate Bill


Illinois App. Court (3rd Dist) Holds Third Refiled Foreclosure Not Barred
  • Maurice Wutscher LLP
  • USA
  • August 15 2017

The Appellate Court of Illinois, Third District, recently rejected a mortgagor's argument that the Illinois single refiling rule barred a third