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Bankruptcy Isn’t Always The Best Option for Those Facing Foreclosure

A recent law review article Saving Homes? Bankruptcies and Loan Modifications in the Foreclosure Crisis provides evidence that Bankruptcy may not be the best route for homeowners facing imminent foreclosure, especially in Judicial Foreclosure states like Oregon. Raising defenses in

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Imminent OCC Settlement with Bank Servicers Leaves as Many Questions as Answers

The imminent settlement between the 5 largest U.S.Banks and State Attorneys General will make it more important than ever for homeowners in distress to be represented by competent counsel. A big part of the reason that the banks are signing

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Posted in Forclosure, Oregon Consumer Law Center, Working Class Issues