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

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 … Read more

Mass Joinder Player Phillip Kramer Resurfaces in Different Scheme Alleges CT & FL

In a bit of a shocker a couple of names who were hot and heavy in the front-end of the mass joinder schemes have resurfaced again according to the State of Connecticut and the Attorney General of Florida. On August 22, 2014 both parties filed an amended complaint against a whole chadre of individuals and … Read more

My Problem is With Mitchell Stein and Kramer-Kaslow. – Char

“Dear Steve, My problem is I paid Mitchell Stein, Kramer-Kaslow $6000.00 to help me with my financial situation. I was never told the truth from the beginning (foreclosure?). I still have the papers from Mitchel Stein, I had talked to someone about where is my copy of Kramer signing it since it switched hands. As … Read more

Mitchell Stein Mass Joinder Lawyer Ordered to Pay Up And Called Defeated Puppy

A Los Angeles Superior Court Judge has ruled in favor of Brookstone Law PC and all other defendants in a significant court decision against embattled attorney Mitchell J. Stein by dismissing Stein’s $1 billion lawsuit against Brookstone and ordering Stein and other plaintiffs to pay all legal costs. The case is Legaspi v. Spivak Case … Read more

Mortgage Problems? Facing Foreclosure? Prepare to be Scammed.

The millions of desperate homeowners who have found themselves upside down and at risk of losing their homes have created a fertile environment for scamsters. The scams on homeowners are varied and include audits and NPV tests, modification services, foreclosure rescue services, sell and lease-back schemes, and my personal favorite, mass joinder suits. Let’s start … 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 … Read more

David Ramba – Ramba Law Group – Target of Mass Joinder Investigation by Florida Bar

David Ramba and Ramba Law group, who I’ve reported on before is back in the news. See Ramba Law Group Named in Article the Warns Consumers About Mass Joinder Suits Against Mortgage Lenders. According to the Palm Beach Post, Phillip Kramer, the attorney raided and sued by the California Attorney General for deceptive advertising and … 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. Statement Statement from SML LLP and Kenin M. Spivak Regarding California State Bar and Attorney General Actions Regarding Bank Joinder Cases of August 17, 2011 Background On August 17, 2011, … Read more

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

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 … Read more

California Bar Releases Statement on Mass Joinder Raids

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 … Read more

Mass Joinder – Tort Litigation Victim Updates. Kramer & Kaslow, Mitchell Stein, Esq, Mesa Law

This page is for people who want updates on the following three legal entities that were raided by the California Bar today in an effort to shutdown the mass joinder marketing operations that were selling consumers access to a lawsuit against their lender. To receive updates, please subscribe to the comments below. As new information … Read more

Mass Joinder – Tort Litigation Lawyer Phillip Kramer, Kramer & Kaslow, Raided & Seized by California Bar

In what is a breaking story, the law office of Kramer and Kaslow and Phillip Kramer were raided and all client records were seized by the California Bar. It looks like the ring leader of the mass joinder marketing that was selling consumers the misapplied hope they would pay $5,000 to $7,000 to save their … Read more

Is Consolidated Litigation Group a Scam? Are They Legit? – Genaro

“Dear Steve, my situation is that I was foreclosed upon by B of A in Oct of 2010. I am still living in the house and I have a lot of questions about what I was told by Consolidated Litigation Group. Is Consolidated Litigation Group legit or are they a scam group out to rip … Read more

Consolidated Litigation Group Says Phillip Kramer and Mitchell Stein are Associated Attorneys on Mass Joinder Litigation

The following email was received by a consumer as part of the process to sell her into a lawsuit against her lender. I was utterly surprised to see that the associated attorneys of Consolidate Litigation Group include both Phillip Kramer and Mitchell Stein. Last I heard they were feuding with each other. You will see … Read more

Consolidated Litigation Support Group, Just Another Player in the Mass Joinder Mess

A tipster (send in your tips here) sent me in the documents they received after contacting a sales representative from a mailer they received. For those not familiar with Consolidated Litigation Support Group, they appeared to surface after attorney Phillip Kramer did not renew his agreement with Mass Litigation Alliance. As of March 31, 2011, … Read more