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Feds File Housing Discrimination Lawsuit Against Predominately Caucasian Long Island Town For Encouraging Developers To Award Housing To Residents
Posted on 30 Apr 2014 by LexisNexis Legal Newsroom Staff

The United States Department of Justice has commenced an action against the Town of Oyster Bay on Long Island for violating the Fair Housing Act, 42 U.S.C. § 3601 et seq., [ enhanced version available to lexis.com subscribers ]. In its complaint... Read More

Ballard Spahr LLP: Mortgage Insurer Settles DOJ Discrimination Suit
Posted on 18 May 2012 by Ballard Spahr LLP

By members of the Consumer Financial Services Group The U.S. Department of Justice recently announced the settlement of a Fair Housing Act lawsuit against the Mortgage Guaranty Insurance Corporation (MGIC), which the DOJ described as "the department's... Read More

BuckleySandler LLP: HUD Challenges Pregnancy Discrimination in Home Mortgage Lending
Posted on 16 Jun 2011 by Andrea Lee Negroni

Excerpted from Infobytes , a weekly electronic newsletter on developments in financial services law from BuckleySandler LLP . For the full issue of Infobytes , click here: http://www.buckleysandler.com/infobytes/issues/infobytes_june_10_2011/ ... Read More