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Jaworski and Mishkin on the Feds Final Rule Amending Regulation Z

On July 30, 2008, the Fed adopted the final rule to amend Regulation Z. Effective October 1, 2009, the rule creates a new category of mortgage loans, imposes new requirements on the making and servicing of closed-end mortgages secured by a primary dwelling, and imposes new requirements for advertising...

Even Fraud in the Inducement is Tough in Construction

I have discussed how hard it is in the Commonwealth of Virginia to make out a claim for fraud when a construction contract is involved. On limited exception is where a claim for “fraud in the inducement” is involved. Essentially, such a claim states that one party was hoodwinked into entering...