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SCOTUS Recognizes Disparate Impact Liability Under Fair Housing Act, But With Limitations
Posted on 3 Sep 2015 by Vetstein Law Group, P.C.

Fair Housing Advocates Get Major Victory at U.S. Supreme Court While everyone in America was focused on the U.S. Supreme Court’s historic marriage equality ruling, at the end of its Term, the Court also issued an important opinion under federal... Read More

Supreme Court Upholds Disparate Impact: What are the Practical Consequences for Mortgage Lenders?
Posted on 30 Jul 2015 by Williams Mullen

By J.P. McGuire Boyd, Jr. , Alan B. Clark & Camden R. Webb The Supreme Court has held that disparate impact claims are valid under the federal Fair Housing Act (the “FHA”). In essence, this means that liability under the FHA can... Read More