RESULTS FOR CATEGORY: Banking Law
Is your second mortgage safe? Supreme Court to decide whether second mortgages are worth the paper they’re printed on
Apr. 2, 2015 – John E. Lande, Iowa Banking Law Blog, Iowa Real Estate & Land Use Blog
Bank of America challenges ruling that gives the bankruptcy court authority to strip off second mortgages when the collateral’s value is less than the debt owed on the first mortgage.
Apr. 2, 2015 – Jeffrey G. Baxter, Iowa Banking Law Blog, Iowa Real Estate & Land Use Blog
The Protecting Tenants at Foreclosure Act expired on December 31, 2014, making it easier for purchasers of a residential property following foreclosure to evict a tenant residing in it.
Mar. 25, 2015 – John E. Lande, Iowa Banking Law Blog
The CFPB’s new rules on arbitration clauses could put the liberal federal policy favoring arbitration clauses at loggerheads with deference to agency decision-making.
Mar. 20, 2015 – John E. Lande, Iowa Banking Law Blog
Consumers who suffered damages can receive up to $10,000 under the terms of the settlement.
Contractors-Developers denied the right to invoke the protections of the implied warranty of workmanlike construction
Feb. 26, 2015 – Benjamin D. Bruner, Iowa Banking Law Blog, Iowa Real Estate & Land Use Blog
Iowa Supreme Court further limits the scope of implied warranty of workmanlike construction in ruling that contractors-developers are not innocent homebuyers.