Maryland Court Denies Claim Alleging Violations of Federal and State Consumer Laws

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The court in deciding Bolden v. McCabe, Weisberg & Conway, LLC, 2013 U.S. Dist., 182057 (D. Md. 2013) granted defendant’s motion to dismiss and denied plaintiff’s motion for summary judgment. Plaintiff in bringing this action alleged violations of the Fair Credit Reporting Act (“FCRA”), 15 U.S.C. § 1681 et seq., the Fair Debt Collection Practices… Read more »

United States District Court Grants Defendant’s Motion to Dismiss Plaintiff’s TILA, RESPA, and GLBA Claims

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The court in deciding Hopkins v. Green Tree Servicing, LLC, 2013 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 155547, 2013 WL 5888086 (D. Md. Oct. 30, 2013) granted defendant’s motion to dismiss plaintiff’s TILA, RESPA, and GLBA claims. Plaintiff referenced three statutes in their complaint: TILA, RESPA, and GLBA. Plaintiff alleged that the defendant violated TILA by “withholding certain… Read more »

Maryland District Court Dismisses Mortgagor’s Claims to Invalidate Foreclosure

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In Parillon v. Fremont Investment & Loan, et al., Civil No. L-09-3352, 2010 WL 1328425  (D. Md. March 25, 2010), the court granted bank/MERS’s motion to dismiss with respect to all of mortgagor claims, because Plaintiff mortgagor “filed a conclusory complaint that fails to state any grounds upon which the loan to him might be… Read more »