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Posted on 03/07/2016 at 07:24 AM by John Lande

Supreme Court decides second mortgages are worth more than the paper they're written on

This blog previously covered a pair of cases pending before the United States Supreme Court that presented the following...

Posted on 03/07/2016 at 07:24 AM by John Lande

No respite from RESPA? Why banks may face increased civil litigation

Lost in Thursday’s coverage of the United States Supreme Court’s decision regarding the Affordable Care Act was the Cour...

Posted on 03/07/2016 at 07:23 AM by Mollie Pawlosky

Lender may pursue second foreclosure decree, as long as debt remains unsatisfied

In U.S. Bank, N.A. as Trustee in Trust for SASCO 2006-BC3 Trust Fund v. Jereme Lamb, the Iowa Court of Appeals affirmed...

Posted on 03/07/2016 at 07:23 AM by John Lande

Four tips for filing mechanics' liens for residential and commercial projects

We have previously discussed 2013 revisions to Iowa’s mechanics’ lien law. We have also discussed how the Iowa Supreme C...

Posted on 03/07/2016 at 07:23 AM by Benjamin Bruner

"RESPA" doesn't prohibit the collection of unearned settlement fees, Supreme Court says

In the recent Freeman v Quicken Loans, Inc. case, the U.S. Supreme Court was confronted with a dispute that centered on...
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