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Quiet Title "Packages"

The promise by some title search vendors of a cheap lawsuit that will get rid of your mortgage is generally not based in reality. You might be able to beat a foreclosure with title issues…

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Deutsche Bank and Ocwen get nailed; jury says, Pay $400K!


After a week-long trial, a jury in Mobile, Alabama has decided that Deutsche Bank and Ocwen (“servicer fraud”) have stepped “over the line” and get to pay $25,000 in compensatory damages and $375,000 in punitive damages to an Alabama couple who they wrongfully foreclosed on!   562 more words

Breaking News

EFCC: ‘I give you two weeks to defreeze my accounts’ – Patience Jonathan

Former First Lady, Dame Patience Faka Jonathan, who is also the wife of former Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan, has instructed her lawyers represented by the Senior Partner of First Law Associates, Timipa Okponipere Esq., and the defence counsel has given the EFCC, 14 days with effect from September 18, 2016 to defreeze Mrs. 445 more words

Legal News

FDCPA and FCCPA: Temperatures rising

FDCPA and FCCPA (or similar state legislation) claims are getting traction across the country. Bank of America violated the federal Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (“FDCPA”) and the related Florida Consumer Collection Practices Act (“FCCPA”).

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Music Conductor Wins $767K Jury Award In Pregnancy-Discrimination Case

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — A jury awarded $120,000 in punitive damages to a music conductor who claimed she was fired by a concert promoter-producer because she complained of pregnancy discrimination, bringing her total award to $767,000. 321 more words


Supreme Court Upholds $1.45 Million Punative Damages Award

This is a decision that was actually rendered in May by the Kentucky Supreme Court.  However, it has serious implications as the most recent opinion the Court has issued on punitive damages and it’s worth your time. 629 more words