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No ‘Scope of Project’ Instruction in Condemnation Case (access required)

In this condemnation action to take 1.604 acres under development as Granby Tower high-rise luxury condominiums, to construct an annex to the Walter E. Hoffman U.S. Courthouse in Norfolk, a Norfolk U.S. District Court rejects the property owner’s contention that ...

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Note Holder Can Foreclose in Va. on Securitized Loan (access required)

A Virginia mortgage borrower cannot challenge a note holder’s foreclosure, by substitute trustee, on the borrower’s Woodbridge property on a theory that only the original lender has authority to foreclose; the 4th Circuit says the Virginia legislature has given parties ...

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Discovery Abuse Earns Default Sanction in Mortgage Fraud Case (access required)

A Charlottesville U.S. District Court awards sanctions under Fed. R. Civ. P. 37 and enters a default judgment against defendant mortgage company on plaintiff homeowners’ claim that defendant fraudulently misrepresented that plaintiff’s refinance of their home mortgage would not carry ...

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Mortgage Lender’s Refi Encouragement Not Fraud (access required)

A Richmond U.S. District Court dismisses plaintiff homeowners’ suit to prevent foreclosure on two properties based on allegations that defendant Wells Fargo’s committed fraud by denying the owners multiple loan modifications, while continuing to solicit their applications for loan modifications. ...

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