Tag Archives: Foreclosure

Tenants Facing Foreclosure Protected by New Federal Law

Most Tenants Facing Foreclosure Now Have Some Protection, at Least for 90 Days On May 24, 2018 a permanent extension of the “Protecting Tenants at Foreclosure Act” (PTFA) was signed into federal law.  The PTFA enables renters whose homes were … Continue reading

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BBB Foreclosure Rescue Scam

A California foreclosure rescue scam involved one company fraudulently using the Better Business Bureaus logo on their publications. Read more detail on Legal News Directory – Bankruptcy Law

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Illinois Supreme Court Sides with Borrower in Foreclosure Case

A foreclosure case between a bank mortgagee and borrower made its way to the Illinois Supreme Court earlier this year. In Bank of New York Mellon v. Pacific Realty Group, LLC, the courts had been trying to solve two points of contention: … Continue reading

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Fifth Circuit tells pro se foreclosure plaintiffs in 2nd appeal that their claims shall remain in federal court after removal from state court

Mr. and Mrs. Smith go to the Fifth Circuit – once more. U.S. District Court's denial of motion to remand case to state court affirmed.  OWEN M. SMITH; DANA NORWOOD SMITH, Plaintiffs-Appellants,v.BARRETT DAFFIN FRAPPIER TURNER & ENGEL, L.L.P.; STEPHEN C. PORTER; … Continue reading

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Vertical Foreclosure and Multi-Segment Competition

Jullien, Bruno ; Reisinger, Markus ; and Rey, Patrick theorize about Vertical Foreclosure and Multi-Segment Competition. ABSTRACT: This paper analyzes a supplier's incentives to foreclose downstream entry when entrants have stronger positions in different market segments, thus bringing added value… … Continue reading

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