“The MERS Mortgage Twilight Zone” Case Dismissed WITH Prejudice – Hon. Arthur M. Schack Slams HSBC Attorney Firm Steven J Baum, PC

WOW… This has to be his best work yet! Plaintiff’s renewed motion for an order of reference, for the premises located at 22 Jefferson Street, Brooklyn, New York (Block 3170, Lot 20, County of Kings), is denied with prejudice. The instant action is dismissed and the notice of pendency for the subject property is cancelled. … Read more

Deutsche Bank Natl. Trust Co. v Stevens – An Assignee of Such a Mortgage Does Not Have Standing to Foreclose Unless the Assignment is Complete at the Time the Action is Commenced

Deutsche Bank Natl. Trust Co. v Stevens 2010 NY Slip Op 50909(U) Decided on May 18, 2010 Supreme Court, Kings County Lewis, J. Published by New York State Law Reporting Bureau pursuant to Judiciary Law § 431. This opinion is uncorrected and will not be published in the printed Official Reports. Deutsche Bank Natl. Trust … Read more

Another Brooklyn Beatdown – Hon. Arthur M. Schack – Plaintiff U.S. BANK Never had Standing to Prosecute this Action Because of an Ineffective Assignment

Hon. Arthur M. Schack does it again! U.S. Bank, N.A. v Emmanuel 2010 NY Slip Op 50819(U) Decided on May 11, 2010 Supreme Court, Kings County Schack, J. Published by New York State Law Reporting Bureau pursuant to Judiciary Law § 431. This opinion is uncorrected and will not be published in the printed Official … Read more

Brooklyn Beatdown – Hon. Arthur M. Schack – Foreclosure Judgement and Sale Vacated, Case Dismissed WITH Prejudice

Hon. Arthur M. Schack does it again! JP Morgan Chase Bank, N.A. v George 2010 NY Slip Op 50786(U) Decided on May 4, 2010 Supreme Court, Kings County Schack, J. Published by New York State Law Reporting Bureau pursuant to Judiciary Law § 431. This opinion is uncorrected and will not be published in the … Read more