The U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit and the Massachusetts Superior Court affirmed dismissals of wrongful foreclosure lawsuits, which challenged the validity of MERS as the mortgagee.

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The Massachusetts Constitution contains an "anti-aid. wrote a concurring opinion discussing how the court’s ruling conforms with the U.S. Constitution’s First Amendment treatment of religious.

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NEW YORK (CNNMoney) — The Massachusetts. System Inc. (MERS) and its parent company. The statement described the state court lawsuit as "the nation’s first comprehensive lawsuit against the five.

Georgia Court Rules in Favor of MERS, Citi in Wrongful Foreclosure Case in Foreclosure , Government , Secondary Market September 27, 2012 327 Views A judge in Georgia dismissed a suit from a.

"[T]he Housing Court has jurisdiction to decide the validity of a challenge to a title, raised by a former homeowner as a defense to a summary process eviction action by a party acquiring the property pursuant to a foreclosure sale." Commonwealth v. Fremont Investment and Loan, 452 Mass. 733 (2008.

Second, this ruling comes from the lowest level of the federal bankruptcy court system in New York, and will surely be appealed to a federal appeals court, and then possibly to the U.S. Supreme Court. Other courts have ruled in favor of MERS on the same issues, as well. The ruling could be overturned ultimately-if it gets there.

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The Mass. Supreme Court ruled on October 18, 2011 that a person who had purchased a foreclosed property 3 years previously had no rights to it, since it was foreclosed on ILLEGALLY! ALL.

MBA: Mortgage applications fall again, decrease 1.3% The Mortgage bankers association (mba) reports: mortgage applications Fall in Latest Survey Click on graph for larger image. The week was shortened due to the Thanksgiving holiday. The Market Composite Index, a measure of mortgage loan application volume, was 599, a decrease of 3.9 percent on a seasonally adjusted basis from 623.6 one week earlier.

MERS Recommended Foreclosure procedures updated 2002 corporate Offices 1818 Library Street, Suite 300. MERS has put together this Foreclosure Manual to provide a state by state guideline for our. legal framework in all U.S. jurisdictions and did not require any changes to existing laws.

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