The Texas Supreme Court recently delivered two significant decisions concerning the home equity provisions of the Texas Constitution. 

In Wood v. HSBC Bank USA, N.A. and Ocwen Loan Servicing, L.L.C., the Court rejected a 4-year statute of limitations on a borrower’s rig...

June 28, 2016

Martin Leigh PC law firm  is very proud to announce that Bev Weber has been selected to the 2016 class of The Kansas City Business Journal's Women Who Mean Business.

To be eligible, applicants must be engaged in for-profit business and be an ent...

     Strapped for cash while years-old foreclosure cases languish in the New Jersey Court system, Homeowner and Condominium Associations are using a new legal tactic to try to shake down foreclosing lenders for monthly association dues.  Associations have started to fi...

     In Holm v. Wells Fargo and Freddie Mac, Missouri Court of Appeals, Western District No. 78666, the Missouri Court of Appeals addressed a wrongful residential foreclosure lawsuit.  The Court of Appeals affirmed the judgment against Wells Fargo (servicer) which incl...

     For a creditor, the “bar date” in a Chapter 13 case is an important deadline.  It is the date by which a creditor must file its proof of claim in order to be included in a debtor’s Chapter 13 plan.  Many bankruptcy courts do not strictly enforce the bar date and w...

     On May 20, 2016, the Texas Supreme Court issued a pivotal opinion regarding the applicability of the Texas statute of limitations on a claim regarding the validity of a lien securing a constitutionally established home-equity loan. The Texas Supreme Court held tha...

On April 7, 2016, Cook County enacted General Administrative Order No. 2016-03 which details the requirements for motions to reform legal descriptions in mortgage foreclosure cases.  Reformation counts have become increasingly more frequent in mortgage foreclosure case...

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