Remember Michael Harper from Hoffman Law Group? Check Out New Mugshot.

I was alerted that Michael Harper from the old mortgage modification – Hoffman Law Group — has resurfaced in a mugshot. The Palm Beach Post is reporting “A Palm Beach Gardens-area man paid more than $300,000 in kickbacks to sober homes and drug-treatment centers to steer patients’ urine samples to two testing labs, authorities alleged … Read more

CFPB and Florida Attorney General Obtain $27.7 Million Judgment Against Foreclosure Relief Scam Companies

On May 29, 2015 the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau and the State of Florida were granted a final judgment against the Hoffman Law Group and corporate affiliates accused of using deceptive marketing practices and scamming distressed homeowners into paying illegal advance fees. Working together, five companies tricked consumers into paying millions of dollars in illegal … Read more

Michael Harper Appears to Toss Greenspoon Marder Under Bus to CFPB

In this case against an alleged mortgage relief enterprise that just gets stranger and strange, Defendant Michael Harper has adopted a new approach, throw law firm Greenspoon Marder under the bus. The case filed by the Florida Attorney General and Consumer Financial Protection Bureau against Hoffman Law Group some involved recently resulted in a long … Read more

Debt Relief Soap Opera – Michael Harper, Hoffman Law Group, Greenspoon Marder

Up till now the most bizarre debt relief related lawsuit I had seen was this one which included the “Charlatan,” “Felon,” and “Architect.” But this court document sent to me has to either being the most bizarre of 2014 or be in top contention for debt relief lawsuit honors. It seems to be a soap … Read more

CFPB Goes After Mortgage Relief Scammers

Consumer advisory: Don’t fall for a foreclosure relief scam or bogus legal help The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), the Federal Trade Commission (FTC), and 15 states announced a sweep against foreclosure relief scammers that used deceptive marketing tactics to rip off distressed homeowners across the country. The Bureau is filing three lawsuits against companies … Read more

Hoffman Law Group Mass Joinder Marketing Complaint Unsealed

Last week the Consumer Financial Protection Agency and the State of Florida filed a complaint against a whole host of folks for selling consumers mass joinder lawsuits against their lenders. The named Plaintiffs included Benn Willcox, BM Marketing Group, File Intake Solutions, Legal Intake Solutions, Marc Hoffman, Michael Harper, Nationwide Management Solutions, The Hoffman Law … Read more

Guys and Gals With Guns Raid Mortgage Assistance Law Firm

Yesterday The Hoffman Law Group in Florida was raided by armed law enforcement officers after the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau and The State of Florida obtained a temporary restraining order against Michael Harper, Benn Willcox, Marc Hoffman, The Hoffman Law Group, The Residential Litigation Group, Nationwide Management Solutions, Legal Intake Solutions, File Intake Solutions, and … Read more

Foreclosure Advisers – Let’s Play Do They Comply

A reader sent in a screen shot of a webpage that uses the American flag and the picture of President Obama to essentially sell foreclosure assistance services. It’s been a while since we played “Do They Comply” where readers leave comments if they think the advertisement does or does not comply with regulations. This page … Read more