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California Attorney General Responds Against Mitchell Stein Suit in Mass Joinder Action

The California Attorney General has responded to the suit filed by Mitchell Stein, Esq. that he filed against people as an extension of the California mass joinder raids, see an article on a similar suit here. This suit by Stein was filed in several states, including Florida, California, and New York. The response by the California Attorney General’s office rebuts ... Read More »

    Mass Joinder Marketing Mess Manages to Manufacture More Misery

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    How’s that for a title that uses M’s. But seriously, the mass joinder marketing mess in California turns another page. Following the Attorney General and California Bar raids last month that seized the records of some law firms and accounts, one of the attorneys in that sweep, Mitchell Stein, is fighting back. According to Courthouse News Service, Stein has filed ... Read More »

      Mass Joinder Receiver Report States What They Found During Raid

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      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 Stein Fights Back and Sues California in Florida

        For those unfamiliar with the mass joinder, tort litigation racket marketers have been engaged in, here are the basics. Some law firms have filed suit against lenders for the mortgage mess. And that’s fine. But marketers have been paid to sell consumers into these cases and those marketers have made all sorts of objectionable claims to consumers. I’ve published a ... Read More »

          UFAN – United Foreclosure Attorney Network

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          This article was written back in August of 2011. Since that time Kristin Crone, Esq. of UFAN has taken a number of steps to address issues I was critical of and worried about. Personally I have found her to be a person of action that does try to help people. I think you will find the UFAN of today to ... Read More »

            Fieldstone Law Wants Me to Pay for Mass Joinder Help

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            A reader and tipster (send in your tips here) sent in a copy of the retainer agreement he was given by Fieldstone Law at 1900 Quail Street, Suite 137, Newport Beach, CA 92660. In looking over the agreement I had some observations I wanted to share. It appears the focus of the retainer agreement is Alternate Dispute Resolution services with ... Read More »

              Arizona AG Issues Mass Joinder Alert to Residents

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              Efforts to quash mass joinder marketing are picking up steam. On the heels of last weeks raid and seizure of some attorney office in California, Arizona is getting into the game by issuing this warning. Attorney General Tom Horne today issued a warning to consumers to be wary of any notices or advertisements that claim to offer homeowners facing foreclosure ... Read More »

                Mass Joinder Case – 0, Bank of America -1. California Appeal Rules for Bank

                The California Court of Appeals recently heard an appeal in the mass joinder Ronald v. Bank of America case. In an opinion published on August 24, 2011, the court in favor of the banks. The appellate opinion says: Defendants and petitioners Bank of America Corporation, Countrywide Financial Corporation, Countrywide Home Loans, Inc., Recontrust Company, N.A., and CTC Real Estate Services ... Read More »

                  Mass Joinder Lawyers Running for Cover. SML and Brookstone Still in the Hunt.

                  The following statement was issued today by Kennin Spivak in regards to the recent mass joinder raids and actions taken by the California Attorney General. Get Out of Debt Guy – Twitter, G+, Facebook Need More Help? Statement Statement from SML LLP and Kenin M. Spivak Regarding California State Bar and Attorney General Actions Regarding Bank Joinder Cases of August ... Read More »

                    Your Remedy Is In The Law – YRIITL – Just Scary Wrong in Mass Joinder Marketing

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                    A reader and tipster (send in your tips here) sent in an email they’d received that is just scary wrong. The email is about recent raids on mass joinder marketers in California by the California Attorney General and California Bar to stamp out deceptive and harmful marketing. The reader that forwarded this is rightfully upset and claims they were taken ... 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 Bar Releases Statement on Mass Joinder Raids

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                        The State Bar of California and Attorney General Kamala Harris announced today they have shut down the operations of several lawyers and marketing firms that have targeted distressed homeowners, urging them through false advertising to sue their mortgage lenders. The bar and the Department of Justice won court orders earlier this week either assuming jurisdiction over several lawyers’ practices or ... 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 »

                            Avoid Precision Law Center. Appears to Be Intentionally Misleading People.

                            A reader and tipster (send in your tips here) sent in communications regarding the sales pitch she received from Precision Law Center that is, make that now, was trying to sell her into a mass joinder, or a “Tort Litigation Lawsuit” as they like to call it. This mass joinder mess works like this. Marketing outfits get consumers to pay ... Read More »

                              Should I Pay to Join a Mortgage Mass Joinder Suit to Lower My Mortgage? – Don

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                              “Dear Steve, Struggling to keep a home I purchased for 278,000 back in 2007. Now the house is worth 130,000. My initial payment was 2068 a month. After the loan modification I now pay 1728 a month. I got a letter from Precision Law Center regarding a TORT LItigation stating that I could get monetary compensation and reduce the principal ... Read More »

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