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Podcast: The Servicemembers Civil Relief Act (SCRA) - Mortgages, Creditors, Foreclosures, Interest Rate Caps, Repossessions, Compliance
Posted on 10 Mar 2011 by LexisNexis Emerging Issues Community Staff

On this edition, Kirk Jensen and Jeff Naimon of BuckleySandler LLP in Washington, D.C. discuss the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act (SCRA). They discuss how military servicemembers are protected by the act, the types of financial obligations affected by... Read More

Lee Berlik Says "Enjoin that Wrongful Foreclosure Before It Is Too Late"
Posted on 26 May 2010 by Lee Berlik

Those considering retaining a Virginia law firm to help stave off a wrongful foreclosure should keep this useful fact in mind: your lawyer's job will be a lot easier if you take legal action before the bank forecloses on your property. Seek legal... Read More

New York Comptroller Announces $168 Million Settlement With National City Corp.
Posted on 10 Aug 2011 by Timothy Raub

NEW YORK - (Mealey's) The comptroller of the State of New York has reached a $168 million settlement with National City Corp. and certain of its current and former officers and directors, settling claims that the financial holding giant misrepresented... Read More

Adverse Actions in Loan Modification Context
Posted on 1 Apr 2010 by Stephen Ornstein, Matthew Yoon, John Holahan

Stephen Ornstein, Matthew Yoon, and John Holahan of SNR Denton In this commentary, Stephen Ornstein, Matthew Yoon, and John Holahan of SNR Denton examine a significant new development involving the provision of "adverse action" notices to... Read More

Expansion of Eligibility for Home Affordable Refinancing Program
Posted on 1 Apr 2010 by Stephen Ornstein, Matthew Yoon, John Holahan

Stephen Ornstein, Matthew Yoon, and John Holahan of SNR Denton In this expert analysis, Stephen Ornstein, Matthew Yoon, and John Holahan of SNR Denton, examine President Obama's Homeowner Affordability and Stability Plan (HAMP), and the "guidelines... Read More