July 19, 2014

Georgia Court Dismisses RESPA, TILA, and HOEPA Claims

By Ebube Okoli

The court in deciding Mitchell v. Deutsche Bank Nat’l Trust Co., 2013 U.S. Dist. (N.D. Ga., 2013) granted the defendant’s motion to dismiss. Plaintiffs Reginald and Jamela Mitchell claimed that the defendants Deutsche Bank National Trust Co. and MERS violated … Continue reading

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June 11, 2014

Georgia Court Dismisses Plaintiff’s RESPA, TILA and HOEPA Claims

By Ebube Okoli

The court in deciding Mitchell v. Deutsche Bank Nat’l Trust Co., 2013 U.S. Dist. (N.D. Ga., 2013) found no plain error in the lower court’s conclusion to dismiss the plaintiffs’ claims. Plaintiffs Reginald and Jamela Mitchell filed a complaint against … Continue reading

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May 30, 2014

Georgia Court Dismisses TILA and RESPA Claims Brought by Plaintiff

By Ebube Okoli

The court in deciding Mitchell v. Deutsche Bank Nat’l Trust Co., 2013 U.S. Dist. (N.D. Ga. Sept. 25, 2013) granted the motion to dismiss proffered by the defendant. The first enumerated cause of action in Plaintiffs’ complaint was a claim … Continue reading

May 27, 2014

Georgia Court Dismisses Federal Fair Debt Collection Practices Act, 15 U.S.C. § 1692 et seq Claim

By Ebube Okoli

The court in deciding Morrison v. Bank of Am., N.A., 2013 U.S. Dist. (N.D. Ga. Dec. 16, 2013) eventually granted Bank of America, N.A.’s motion to dismiss. Plaintiff defaulted on her loan obligations after taking a loan from bank of … Continue reading

March 17, 2014

Georgia Court Denies Plaintiffs’ Motion for Reconsideration

By Ebube Okoli

The court in deciding White v. Bank of Am., N.A., 2013 U.S. Dist. (N.D. Ga., 2013) ultimately denied the plaintiff’s motion for reconsideration, therein upholding the decision of the lower court. Plaintiffs alleged that because BANA did not hold the … Continue reading

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January 29, 2014

Georgia Court Finds Chase Had Authority to Foreclose

By Ebube Okoli

The court in deciding Ball v. JP Morgan Chase Bank, N.A., 2013 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 146503 (M.D. Ga. 2013) granted the defendants’ motion for judgment on the pleadings. Plaintiffs Johnny Frank Ball Jr. and Tempie Ball filed a suit in … Continue reading

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December 23, 2013

Georgia Court Dismisses Wrongful Foreclosure Claim

By Ebube Okoli

The court in deciding Bowman v. U.S. Bank Nat’l Ass’n, 2013 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 149660 (N.D. Ga. 2013) eventually granted the defendant’s motion to dismiss. Plaintiff’s complaint was wide-ranging and repetitive, the gravamen of the complaint was a wrongful foreclosure … Continue reading

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