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MFI-Miami examines the copies of homeowners’ loan documents from the closing, as well as the lender’s documents, the closing agent’s documents and the appraisal. Unlike our competitors, MFI-Miami looks for more than just HOEPA, RESPA and TILA violations. We search for violations of MGL Chapter 93A, MGL Chapter 140d, 940 CMR 8.05 and 940 CMR 8.06.   These laws were enacted to protect homeowners and are routinely disregarded by brokers and lenders.

New Laws Prohibiting Dual Tracking in the Foreclosure Context

 Amy Loftsgordon, Nolo Dual tracking occurs when a mortgage holder continues to foreclose on a homeowner’s home while simultaneously considering the homeowner’s application for a loan modification. … [Read more...]

Attorney Glenn Russell Body Slams MERS & Harmon Law In Front Of The Mass Supreme Court

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High Court Rules MERS Lacks Authority To Foreclose In Massachusetts   Foremost Foreclosure Defense Attorney Glenn Russell has scored another major win for homeowners in Massachusetts. … [Read more...]

Coakley Obtains $11.3 Million Payment From Countrywide Securities For Pension Fund

Bryan Cohen, Legal Newsline Massachusetts Attorney General Martha Coakley announced Monday that the state pension fund will receive an $11.3 million payment as part of a settlement with Countrywide … [Read more...]

MFI-Miami Offers 50% Discount For Trott & Trott and Orlans Associates Employees Facing Foreclosure

Former Employees of David Trott and Linda Orlans say working for them is like working in a Dickensian Workhouse

Ironically These Employees Are Being Foreclosed On By The Very People They Work For On December 18, 2013, Steve Dibert, President of MFI-Miami, announced MFI-Miami will be offering it’s … [Read more...]

Orlans Insider Joins MFI-Miami In The Fight Against Fraudclosure

Linda Orlans getting spanked by MFI-Miami as one of their insiders joins MFI-Miami

This Is The Foreclosure Version Of The Defection Of Capt. Ramius and the Red October MFI-Miami has scored a major weapon in the fight against mortgage and foreclosure fraud in Massachusetts and … [Read more...]

Martha Coakley To Run For Governor In Massachusetts

Mollie Reilly, Huffington Post Massachusetts Attorney General Martha Coakley is set to announce her candidacy for governor, WCVB and the Boston Globe report. According to the Globe, she will … [Read more...]

MA AG Martha Coakley Gets OK To Put Harmon Law Under Microscope

Jenifer McKim, Boston Globe Massachusetts Attorney General Martha Coakley on Monday applauded a state Appeals Court decision that gave her permission — once again — to investigate a Newton law firm … [Read more...]

Radio Free Capitalism Episode #5 – 7/3/13

Foreclosure Defense Attorney Glenn Russell Joins Steve and Toni On this week's podcast of Radio Free Capitalism, Steve and Toni interview our good friend Massachusetts Foreclosure Defense Attorney … [Read more...]

1st Circuit COA Slaps Wells Fargo For Triple Damages For Jerking Around Homeowner

Sheri Qualters, National Law Journal A federal appellate court ruled that Wells Fargo Bank must face a Massachusetts consumer protection law claim that entails possible triple damages, plus … [Read more...]

Federal COA Rulings Could Make 5 Years Of Non-Judicial Fannie/Freddie Foreclosures Unconstitutional

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Ruling Will Throw Non-Judicial Foreclosure States Into Chaos   "This is what I wished for, just isn't how I envisioned it" -Eminem Yesterday's ruling from the 6th Circuit Court of Appeals, the … [Read more...]