Have Florida’s Courts Declared War Against Foreclosure Defense?

“What if the drug cartels, as part of their plea deals with government attorneys, agreed to pay $5 million in fines. And what if government officials announced they were spending that money specifically on drug courts, hiring special judges and staff.” ~ Have Florida’s Courts Declared War Against Foreclosure Defense? woke this morning to read … Read more

FL 1st DCA | Lindsey v. Wells Fargo Bank – BOMBSHELL CASE – Assignment of Mortgage Does Not Give Bank Standing, The Note Does Not Follow the Mortgage

FL 1st DCA | Lindsey v. Wells Fargo Bank – BOMBSHELL CASE – Assignment of Mortgage Does Not Give Bank Standing, The Note Does Not Follow the Mortgage By Matt Weidner The first DCA today released a bombshell case which adopts the position that our firm has taken for years. In Lindsey v. Wells Fargo … Read more

Bernanke Destroys His Own Credibility

The Market Ticker – Bernanke Destroys His Own Credibility It doesn’t happen every day, but once in a while you see two things happen in the same Congressional committee session. The first was that Ben Bernanke admitted that the Ticker I wrote a number of days ago on the driver of our fiscal problems (and which I’ve … Read more

New robo-signing brief: Misconduct by AG Masto’s office could ‘seriously damage public confidence’ in that office

New robo-signing brief: Misconduct by AG Masto’s office could ‘seriously damage public confidence’ in that office LAS VEGAS — New evidence bearing on allegations that Attorney General Catherine Cortez Masto and her top deputies engaged in repeated and systemic prosecutorial misconduct to indict two Lender Processing Services employees is scheduled to go before Nevada’s Eighth … Read more

Jamie Dimon Dong-Slaps Inquisitive Analyst in Hilarious Exchange

Jamie Dimon Dong-Slaps Inquisitive Analyst in Hilarious Exchange You just can’t make this stuff up. So JPMorgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon is participating in an investor conference call. This is the semi-regular ritual where a financial executive throws out some already heavily-airbrushed numbers for a select group of financial analysts and then proceeds, over the … Read more

Big Banks Win, Taxpayers Lose as Fannie Insurance Overhaul Spiked

Big Banks Win, Taxpayers Lose as Fannie Insurance Overhaul Spiked As the overseer of mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, the Federal Housing Finance Agency has a duty to safeguard taxpayer dollars. But the regulator may have done just the opposite earlier this month. On February 11, the FHFA held a conference call to … Read more

Soto Continues to Fight for Florida’s Families in Foreclosure

Soto Continues to Fight for Florida’s Families in Foreclosure Tallahassee – As Florida continues to maintain its shameful distinction as first in the nation for housing foreclosures, state Senator Darren Soto (D-Orlando) announced Wednesday his filing of four bills intended to better help Floridians save their homes and protect them from unscrupulous foreclosure practices. “These … Read more

Nevada | The Fix is in… Judge Tosses Lender Processing Services Foreclosure Fraud ‘Robosigning’ Case in Vegas

“The judge dismissed all of the 204 felony and 102 misdemeanor charges against Trafford and Sheppard. The charges consisted of notarization of a signature of a person not in the presence of a notary public, which is a gross misdemeanor, and two different felonies: offering false instruments for filing or recording, and false certification of … Read more