Submitted By: Richard Rubin On: Jan 6th 2012
December, 28 2011
This past week we have seen the Securities and Exchange Commission initiate a civil fraud suit against former top executives at Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac with allegations...
Submitted By: Richard Rubin On: Dec 14th 2011
December, 12 2011
For better or worse, those who happened to venture into the meaning and purpose of defending their homes and businesses against foreclosure may have now realized, against this overwhelming strain...
Submitted By: Richard Rubin On: Dec 5th 2011
December, 5 2011
When a homeowner is faced with the indignities attendant to mortgage arrears, foreclosure worries and the very real prospects of losing a home, business...
Submitted By: Richard Rubin On: Nov 18th 2011
November, 17 2011
Many of the new callers and clients to our law firm are looking at a possible foreclosure on the mortgage of their residence, investment property or business. Debt, financial hardship and failed loan modification submissions are daily topics of client calls and office meetings.
Submitted By: Richard Rubin On: Oct 22nd 2011
One year ago, the Chief Judge in New York issued his order instructing those attorneys whose practice is to represent lenders in residential foreclosure actions to follow the law and act reasonably and responsibly in filing accurate papers before the residence is auctioned.
Submitted By: Richard Rubin On: Sep 20th 2011
As the advertising jingle goes, ”You’re in good hands with Allstate.” Little did Goldman Sachs realize the untimeliness of this saying and adage.
Submitted By: Richard Rubin On: Sep 19th 2011
The confirmed and startling rejoinder of this swiftly moving foreclosure current by insurance companies, pension funds, charities, and large scale institutional investors with multi-million and perhaps billion dollar lawsuits against the big banks for damages resulting from the purchase of the mortgage backed bonds and securities is enormous.
Submitted By: Richard Rubin On: Feb 6th 2010
New York Judge Jeffrey Spinner's decision in the Suffolk County Supreme Court on November 19, 2009, reciting standards reported more than 100 years ago, denied access to foreclose...