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Homeowner Can’t Enforce National Settlement (access required)

The Norfolk U.S. District Court says a homeowner who is losing her home to foreclosure cannot sue defendant mortgage servicer under the National Mortgage Settlement, a 2012 agreement between state attorneys general and mortgage servicers, as there is no private right to bring a third-party suit to enforce servicing standards in the agreement. Plaintiff’s complaint seeks ...