Suing everyone under the sun

Anyone that has ever worked with a Mortgage Foreclosure complaint will know that when most Plaintiffs file Mortgage Foreclosure complaints, they join almost everyone under the sun as a Defendant. From the face of it, this mysterious person simply known as Unknown Tenant might be the most sued person in state of Florida. Numerous Mortgage…

Importance of The Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act (RESPA)

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has recently promulgated new regulations pertaining to the Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act (RESPA).  RESPA is the all-important Congressional legislation that was enacted to protect homeowners by ensuring they are well informed prior to and during the lending process.  The most recent legislation went into effect on January 10, 2014….