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Oregon is about to join Florida as a Judicial Foreclosure State

It appears as if Oregon is on the very of joining Florida as a judicial foreclosure state. This means when a bank wants to foreclose on property, the bank must prevail in court to be able to do so. Oregon … Continue reading

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Democrats join Dodd-Frank position limits policy-making

Democrats join Dodd-Frank position limits policy-making Last week, Democrats in the House and Senate introduced matching bills entitled "Anti-Excessive Speculation Act of 2011." H.R. 3006 and S. 1598 seek to override the position limits rule currently being drafted by the … Continue reading

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If You Can't Join Them, Beat Them

The Washington Post recently ran a story about the law firm of Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan, which decided, before the current financial crisis hit, that the competition they faced for the work of banks was too stiff. They decided … Continue reading

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Seven states join DOJ lawsuit opposing AT&T, T-Mobile merger

[JURIST] Seven states, including California, Illinois, Massachusetts, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania and Washington, on Friday joined an antitrust lawsuit [amended complaint, PDF] initiated by the US Department of Justice (DOJ) [official website] attempting to block a proposed $39 billion acquisition … Continue reading

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Bahrain detainees join hunger strike: rights group

[JURIST] The Bahrain Center for Human Rights (BCHR) [advocacy website] reported on Saturday that more detainees have joined a hunger strike [press release] in protest of ongoing trials related to recent pro-democracy protests. The nearly 20 jailed doctors face charges … Continue reading

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