Michigan Supremes Rule MERS Can Foreclose, Will Create A Nightmare For Foreclosure Mills

Say MERS Has Same Rights As Servicer   Steve Dibert, MFI-Miami The Michigan Supreme Court by a vote of 4-3 overturned a decision by the Michigan Court of Appeals in Residential Funding v. Saurman.  In April, the Court of Appeals ruled that MERS lacked the legal authority to foreclose on a home because the lacked […]

Finally A MERS Lawsuit With Some Cojones

Ingham County Sues MERS For Unpaid Real Estate Transfer Taxes Steve Dibert, MFI-Miami, I’ve been contemplating for the past week about how I was going to start this article when I finally realized the best way to start it was to write: “Contrary to popular belief, MERS is not an illegal entity.”   Now before […]

Orlans robo-signing allegations draw concerns from lawmakers

Todd Heywood, Michigan Messenger Allegations that an attorney working for Troy-based Orlans Associates foreclosure giant is allegedly involved in robo-signing drew immediate concerns from lawmakers and activists. “This ‘robo-signing’ practice is degrading our communities and undercutting the integrity of our justice system,” said Congressman Hansen Clarke (D-Detroit), responding to aMichigan Messenger report. “I’m working right now […]

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Oakland County Prosecutor Refuses To Pursue MFI-Miami

Oakland County Prosecutor Refuses To Pursue Marshall Isaacs Complaint Against MFI-Miami I got a call today saying that Oakland County Prosecutor Jessica Cooper is refusing to pursue charges against MFI-Miami. The Oakland County Prosecutor’s Office dismissed Marshall Isaacs’ complaint is frivolous. This began last month when I received a call from the Farmington Hills Police […]

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Michigan Judge Rules MERS Assignments Invalid

Michigan Judge Rules MERS Assignments Invalid In an interesting ruling that came down yesterday in Washtenaw County, a judge ruled MERS assignments to an Asset-Backed Security invalid because the originating lender, First Franklin and US Bank as the Trustee for Mortgage Loan Asset-Backed Certificate 2006 FF18 violated the terms of the Pooling and Servicing Agreements […]

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