Fraudclosure Class Action Complaint | STACY HILL v. FISHER AND SHAPIRO, LLC

STACY HILL, individually and on behalf of all others similarly situated, Plaintiff, v. FISHER AND SHAPIRO, LLC and DOES 1-20, Defendants. Some excerpts from the complaint… INTRODUCTION Plaintiff seeks relief for herself and other home loan borrowers who are victims of false, deceptive and unfair foreclosure litigation tactics employed by the law firm of Fisher … Read more

KABOOM | “Fraudulent Conspiracy” Michigan Counties, Oakland and Ingham, File Unprecedented Foreclosure Fraud Suits Against Fannie and Freddie

Michigan counties file unprecedented foreclosure fraud suits Counties, states may have lost tens of millions Two Michigan counties, Oakland and Ingham, are suing some of the biggest players in the mortgage industry for what one official called a “fraudulent conspiracy” to avoid paying state and county property transfer taxes. Oakland County Treasurer Andy Meisner is … Read more

FL 4th DCA | Valencia v. Deutsche – Summary Judgment Reversed

This is another conditions precedent case.  In this case, the foreclosing entity could not locate the default letter and instead produced 2 possible letters that could have been sent.  The borrowers located the default letter after the summary judgment was entered but the date on that letter differed from the dates on the 2 possible … Read more

Marshall Watson Multi Million Dollar Settlement with Bondi’s Office to Pay for Legal Aid Defense Against Marshall Watson Fraudclosures

From the Florida Bar… Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi has secured from the settlement of a legal action a $1 million donation to The Florida Bar Foundation for the Florida Attorney General Mortgage Foreclosure Defense Funding Grant Program. The funds will be distributed through the Foundation in the form of grants awarded to local legal … Read more

New Bottom Line | Handcuff Cookies and Chicago Foreclosure Report Greet National Meeting of States’ Attorneys General

Handcuff cookies and Chicago foreclosure report greet national meeting of states’ Attorneys General New Bottom Line members meet with lead AG’s investigating foreclosure fraud by big banks Forty homeowners and clergy members traveled across the country on Tuesday to Chicago’s Drake Hotel to welcome and urge the nation’s states’ Attorneys General to stand firm for a … Read more

Fraudclosure | Fisher & Shapiro Sued for Falsifying Affidavits in Support of Foreclosure

Fisher & Shapiro Sued for Falsifying Affidavits in Support of Foreclosure Today, my firm, in cooperation with Progressive Law Group, filed a class-action lawsuit against Fisher & Shapiro. The lawsuit is pending in the Federal District Court for the Nothern District of Illinois, Eastern Division. Fisher & Shapiro is the law firm that previously admitted … Read more

Cook County IL Recorder of Deeds Eugene “Gene” Moore Facing Foreclosure

Personal financial woes on file for Cook County recorder The Cook County politician in charge of keeping records of federal income tax liens and mortgage foreclosure notifications now finds himself slapped with both. Recorder of Deeds Eugene “Gene” Moore faces a lien for nearly $78,000 in unpaid income taxes. And a bank is seeking to … Read more

Morgan Keegan to Pay $200 Million to Settle Fraud Charges Related to Subprime Mortgage-Backed Securities

Morgan Keegan to Pay $200 Million to Settle Fraud Charges Related to Subprime Mortgage-Backed Securities FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 2011-132 Washington, D.C., June 22, 2011 – The Securities and Exchange Commission, state regulators, and the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) announced today that Morgan Keegan & Company and Morgan Asset Management have agreed to pay $200 … Read more