Couple Sufficiently States Claim Under RESPA, Judge Rules

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - A federal judge in Alabama on May 22 ruled that a couple could pursue a claim that Bank of America N.A. and its loan servicing arm BAC Home Loans violated the Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act (RESPA) for their alleged failure to respond to qualified written requests (QWRs) for information about their loan but dismissed the remainder of the plaintiffs' lawsuit for failure to state a claim (Gregory Collins, et al. v. BAC Home Loans, et al., No. 12-cv-3721-LSC, N.D. Ala.; 2013 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 71466).

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