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Williams Mullen: Local Land Use Issues Arising In Foreclosure

Editor Lloyd, Jr., T. Preston Most commercial lenders will typically arrange for at least a modest amount of land use due diligence prior to making a real estate secured loan. Depending upon the type of transaction and property type, that due diligence should include...

Texas Court Holds No Duty to Defend Under Mortgage Broker E&O Policy

In its recent decision in AXIS Surplus Lines Ins. Co. v. Halo Asset Management , LLC, 2013 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 139065 (N.D. Tex. Sept. 27, 2013) [ enhanced version available to lexis.com subscribers ], the United States District Court for the Northern District of Texas had occasion to consider whether an...