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Wells Fargo Bank To Pay $175M To Settle Mortgage Discrimination Claims
Posted on 13 Jul 2012 by LexisNexis® Mealey's™ Legal News

WASHINGTON, D.C. - (Mealeys) In what the U.S. Department of Justice is calling the second largest fair lending settlement in the department's history, Wells Fargo Bank NA today agreed to pay more than $175 million to settle claims in a District... Read More

Ballard Spahr LLP: HUD Issues Final ‘Discriminatory Effects’ Rule
Posted on 13 Feb 2013 by Ballard Spahr LLP

By the Consumer Financial Services and Mortgage Banking Groups The Department of Housing and Urban Development has issued a final rule that provides that if a practice has a "discriminatory effect," HUD or a private plaintiff can establish... Read More