In a case that is highly technical, but very meaningful, the Supreme Court recently awarded financial institutions a big victory in Bank of America v. Caulkett, a case deciding whether or not that debtors in Chapter 7 bankruptcy cases cannot “strip off,” or completely void, junior mortgages that are underwater. View Full Post
The Supreme Court agreeing to take up Spokeo, Inc. v. Robins is flying under the radar a little bit—probably more than it should given its potential impact. While the case revolves around the Fair Credit Reporting Act, its reach extends toa  number of other areas—including privacy and data security. View Full Post