Case Updates

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  • Case Law Update: Adams v. Fifth Third Bank

    A federal case from the U.S. District Court, Western District of Kentucky recently focused on a complaint filed by two plaintiffs who executed a note and mortgage with Fifth Third Bank. According to the original complaint, the mortgage lender filed a ...
  • In a case involving GreenPoint Mortgage Funding, Inc., a motion for summary as to the claims raised against them by John Wick and Shirley Wick was granted in part and denied in part. In 2003, the Wicks purchased a single-family home for which they ...
  • Case Law Update: RESPA Claim Dismissal Denied

    In a new case, a plaintiff alleged that two defendants violated regulations set forth by the Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act. The lawsuit involves a plaintiff who from 2005 onward lived in a New Jersey residence. In 2012, the plaintiff was ...
  • Case Law Update: Smith v. Stellar Recovery, Inc.

    In the case of Smith V. Stellar Recovery, Inc., the plaintiff, Lakisha T. Smith, alleged that the defendants, Stellar Recovery, Inc. and Comcast Corporation, harassed her with robocalls despite the plaintiff discharging debt with the company through ...
  • insideARM Spotlight: June FDCPA Case Law Review

    Each month, insideARM puts out a list of some of the most influential FDCPA cases for the month. It is a resource regarding both positive and negative outcomes regarding the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA). Here are some of the more ...
  • Case Law: Bazemore v. Jefferson Capital

    In 2005, Christina Bazemore applied for a credit card online through First Bank of Delaware. She charged several items to the card, but was unable to pay off the balance in full. Her account was later acquired by Jefferson Capital System, LLC, whom ...
  • FL Court Reverses Decision in Foreclosure Case

    The District Court of Appeal of the State of Florida, Fourth District, has reversed the final judgment of foreclosure in favor of the defendant Christiana Trust in the case of Robert T. Frost v. Christiana Trust et al. The appellant, Robert T. Frost, ...
  • Case Law: Garmou v. Kondaur Capital Corp.

    In the case of Garmou v. Kondaur Capital Corp. , which was heard in the United States District Court, E.D. Michigan, Southern Division, the defendants’ motion for summary judgment was granted in part with respect to the plaintiff’s ...
  • According to a recently published opinion regarding the case of Alleyne Sylvester and Celeste Wenegieme v. Bayview Loan Servicing LLC, District Judge J. Paul Oetken granted in part and denied in part Bayview’s motion to dismiss the case. The ...
  • insideARM Spotlight: April FDCPA Case Law Review

    Each month, insideARM provides a case law review highlighting positive, and some negative, outcomes for the accounts receivable management industry. Here are some notable cases: Bloodworth v. United Credit Service, Inc. The court affirmed that use of ...