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Vetstein Law Group: Inertia Is Not An Option: Superior Court Rules BofA Can’t Drag Heels On HAMP Loan Modification

By Richard D. Vetstein, ESQ First Reported Mass. Ruling On Home Affordable Modification Program Liability The fallout from the sub-prime and mortgage crisis continues in Massachusetts courts, and some judges are reacting in favor of sympathetic borrowers. In Parker v. Bank of America , ...

Troutman Sanders LLP: Two Federal Appeals Courts Split over Borrowers’ Rights to Sue under HAMP

By John C. Lynch , David N. Anthony , Ethan G. Ostroff and Maryia Y. Jones Courts nationwide have seen a groundswell of lawsuits by borrowers predicated on loan servicers' decisions not to provide loan modification relief under the Home Affordable Modification Program ("HAMP"). Some...