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Four Years Later, Consumers Get Pennies From Debt Relief Scam

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Four years ago now the California Department of Justice swooped in an shut down an enterprise they claimed was taking advantage of consumers who were seeking mortgage modification or actions against the mortgage company. More can be read here. The parties named in the original action included: Attorneys Processing Center, LLC, also doing business as Attorney Processing Center, and Processing ... Read More »

    Attorney Mitchell Stein Gets 204 Months in Federal Prison. Refunds to Begin.

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    It’s hard to believe it has been nearly four years I’ve been writing about Mitchell Stein, an attorney out of California who, at the time, was involved in the mass joinder approach of selling consumers hope they could sue their mortgage company. Stein seemed to be at the forefront of the movement that was selling litigation to consumers all across ... Read More »

      Mortgage Scams Take Minutes to Nab Consumer But Years to Unwind


      I received an update on a case where a receiver had been appointed to liquidate a scam mortgage relief group and provide restitution to consumers. This goes all the way back to a 2011 action by the California Attorney General against companies selling “Mass Joinder” mortgage elimination. The pitch seemed like an instantly addictive drug to suffering consumers. They were ... Read More »

        Mass Joinder Insiders Speak Out About How the Marketing Was Primed


        An awesome and most unlikely tipster (send in your tips here) forward me a number of documents that lay out how the entire mass joinder debacle happened. The information presented her comes from the court document filed in conjunction with legal action involving Mitchell Stein. In documents filed, Glen Reneau says he is the president of Mitigation Professionals around the ... Read More »

          Mass Joinder Receiver Report States What They Found During Raid

          The court appointed receiver of the law offices and companies that were raided and seized in the recent mass joinder actions in California has shown that the very issues were were all concerned about, appear to have been true. Marketers for lawyers selling access to mass joinder and tort litigation created such a network of deception in cooperation with lawyers ... Read More »

            Mass Joinder Raids and a Review of the Lawsuits Against Lawyers and Marketers

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            Yesterday a number of law enforcement officials raided offices of lawyers and marketing participants who have been involved in mass joinder efforts. Consumers were sold access to lawsuits with a number of claims against their lenders and were told they could get their homes free and clear, cash back, stop foreclosure, etc. These efforts were pushed by marketers that took ... Read More »

              California AG Speaks Out on Mass Joinder & Tort Litigation Raids

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              California Attorney General Kamala D. Harris today announced that the California Department of Justice, in conjunction with the State Bar of California, has sued multiple entities accused of fraudulently taking millions of dollars from thousands of homeowners who were led to believe they would receive relief on their mortgages. Attorney General Harris sued Philip Kramer, the Law Offices of Kramer ... Read More »

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