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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 »

    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 »

      Kramer, Stein Mass Joinder / Mass Tort Updates for Those Involved

      The Receiver in the Mass Joinder legal proceeding in California against lawyers that had marketed Mass Joinder suits against mortgage lenders has released an update. December 1, 2011 The State Bar of California has taken possession of the law practices of Kramer and Kaslow, Mitchell J. Stein, Christopher Van Son, Paul Peterson (Mesa Law Group), and Anthony Kassas (Kassas Law ... Read More »

        LA Court Issues Permanent Order Assuming Jurisdiction Over the Law Practice of Mitchell J. Stein

        Mitchell J. Stein is an attorney in California who was alleged to be involved in the marketing of mass joinder cases to consumers to join a lawsuit against their mortgage lenders. A permanent order was issued on October 26, 2011 and states the State Bar of California, Office of Chief Trial Counsel is appointed to do the following: Examine, retrieve, ... 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 »

              Mass Joinder Mortgage Litigation Suits Spreading to Florida

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              The press release below caught my eye. It appears the wave of mass joinder mortgage litigation suits is now hitting Florida. Get Out of Debt Guy – Twitter, G+, Facebook Need More Help? Mitchell Stein, Esq. Files Mass Joinder Lawsuit Against Bank of America in Florida Consumer Advocate Leading Landmark Cases against Banks in California Alleges Massive Fraud against Sunshine ... Read More »

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