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Lapine on City of Cleveland v. Ameriquest Mortgage Securities, Inc.

In City of Cleveland v. Ameriquest Mortg. Sec., Inc. , 2009 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 41303 (N.D. Ohio May 15, 2009) , the City of Cleveland filed an action against over 20 major investment banks, accusing the banks of creating a public nuisance by reason of their securitizing pools of subprime mortgages made...

Real Cases in Real Estate by Andrea Lee Negroni, Esq. and Kendra Kinnaird, Esq. – Aug. 30th Update

REAL CASES IN REAL ESTATE By Andrea Lee Negroni and Kendra Kinnaird BuckleySandler LLP alnegroni@buckleysandler.com Real Cases in Real Estate is a weekly update on real estate law, with legal principles illustrated and explained by lawsuits from around the country. The topics are wide-ranging...

Real Cases in Real Estate By Andrea Lee Negroni, Esq. – March 20th, 2013 Update

Real Cases in Real Estate is a weekly update on real estate law, with legal principles illustrated and explained by lawsuits from around the country. The topics are wide-ranging for appeal to a broad spectrum of readers including lawyers, homeowners, investors and the general public. Andrea Lee Negroni...

Landmark Lead Paint Abatement Case Decided In California

In a landmark lead paint liability case, the Superior Court of California has held three of five paint companies liable for public nuisance. The court ordered them to clean up lead paint in California residences painted before 1978, at a total cost of $1.15 billion. The use of lead in interior residential...