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Real Cases in Real Estate By Andrea Lee Negroni, Esq. – May 29th, 2012 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...

Ballard Spahr LLP: MERS Has Power To Assign Interest in Deed of Trust, California Appeals Court Rules

By members of the Consumer Financial Services Group The California Court of Appeal has ruled that the Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc., or MERS, has the power, as nominee beneficiary, to assign its interest under a deed of trust. In its May 17, 2012, opinion in Herrera v. Federal...