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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

NY Attorney General Files Redlining Lawsuit Alleging Mortgage Discrimination
Posted on 24 Sep 2014 by Ballard Spahr LLP

The New York Attorney General filed a complaint earlier this month in a New York federal court against a national bank headquartered in the state and its holding company alleging that the defendants violated the federal Fair Housing Act (FHA), [ enhanced... Read More