FL AG Goes After Busload in Loan Modification and Foreclosure Assistance Case

A reader just sent me information on a case that was filed on August 18, 2016 by the State of Florida Office of Attorney General. The defendant list reads like a who’s who of people I’ve written about in the past. The named parties in the suit include Adam Forman, Joseph Hilton, Joseph Starr, Joseph …

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Florida Goes After a Slew of Loan Modification and Foreclosure Rescue “Law Firms”

Attorney General Pam Bondi today filed a court action to stop a group of non-lawyers operating an illegitimate foreclosure defense and loan modification law firm. Adam Forman, Joseph Hilton, aka Joseph Starr, Victor Spagnuolo and others, all of whom are not lawyers, operate the Asset Protection Law Firm, Heritage Law Group, Liberty Law Group, Consumer …

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How the Provident Law Group Loan Modification Program in California is Alleged to Try to Sidestep the Upfront Fee Ban

California has been tough on loan modification companies and in fact passed laws to prevent upfront fees. One of the companies that recently came under attack was a company I wrote about, Liberty Law Firm. After my piece KTLA did their own investigative report on Liberty. According to an confidential source, that contacted me at …

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