April 29, 2017

Cramdown and the Cost of Mortgage Credit

Joshua Goodman at the Harvard Kennedy School and I have a new paper out examining the impact of … [Read more...]

Bank of America Drops Case Against TN Bankruptcy Trustee, Henry “Hank” Hildebrand; Agrees to Pay Attorney Fees, Apologized

Bank of America Drops Case Against TN trustee; Agrees to Pay Attorney Fees Charlotte, N.C.-based … [Read more...]

Got Pension? | In re San Bernardino – San Bernardino, California, Files Chapter 9 Bankruptcy

San Bernardino, California, Files Chapter 9 Bankruptcy San Bernardino, California, filed for … [Read more...]

Bank of America Sues Nashville Bankruptcy Trustee Over “Show me the note,” Tactic

Bank of America sues Nashville bankruptcy trustee In a rare legal counter move, Charlotte, … [Read more...]

Florida | In re: Dang – Chapter 13 Bankruptcy Strips Second Mortgage Notwithstanding Prior Chapter 7 Discharge: Court Holds

Chapter 13 Bankruptcy Strips Second Mortgage Notwithstanding Prior Chapter 7 Discharge: Court Holds … [Read more...]

The New Cramdown

For the past couple of years, I've been thinking that cramdown is dead as a policy solution. … [Read more...]

GUEST POST: Debtor Education Course: Are Joe and Sally to Blame? By Attorney Russ DeMott

Russell A. DeMott is a bankruptcy and foreclosure defense attorney in South Carolina… and a … [Read more...]

Principal Pay Down in Chapter 13 as a Means of Foreclosure Prevention

As we have discussed recently, here and here, the Federal Housing Finance Agency has asked for ideas … [Read more...]

Your best chance at a real Loan Modification – TILA Rescission

  I wrote a post similar to this yesterday. It was a post on TILA rescission that referred to a … [Read more...]

UPDATED! – TILA Rescission Case – Bankruptcy Judge Finds in Favor of Borrower

Below is my original post from January 2009. This case was just upheld in July 2009 so this is … [Read more...]

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