February, 2011

Man Drives Car Through Bank of America’s Lobby – Police Investigate, Unsure of Motive

Man Drives Car Through Bank of America’s Lobby – Police Investigate, Unsure of Motive

Tweet That’s a funny place to park. Elias Mercado, age 25, drove his Pontiac straight through the front doors of a Bank of America located at 308 E. Hopkins in San Marcos last Friday at around 4:00 AM.  He smashed... (Continue reading)

Guest Post: Principal Reduction Modification Math, by Rick Rogers, JD/MBA

Guest Post: Principal Reduction Modification Math, by Rick Rogers, JD/MBA

Tweet I first met Rick Rogers at Max Gardner’s Bankruptcy and Litigation Boot Camp, when I attended the 5-day intensive training program for attorneys last October.  About 15 lawyers all met at Max’s 160 acre ranch in the western mountains... (Continue reading)

If at first you don’t succeed, CRIME, CRIME again.

If at first you don’t succeed, CRIME, CRIME again.

Tweet Last week, the Justice Department decided to end the criminal investigation of former Countrywide Financial CEO Angelo Mozilo.  People close to the case say that the overall collapse in the mortgage market has made it too difficult to prosecute... (Continue reading)

Is HAMP Poised to Improve in Year 3?

Is HAMP Poised to Improve in Year 3?

Tweet All we are saying… is give HAMP a chance… All we are saying… is give HAMP a chance… All we are saying… phenergan 250 50 price walgreens buy phenergan Come on, what’s wrong… sing it with me? No?  Yeah,... (Continue reading)

Bankers Apoplectic Over Arizona’s Republican Dominated Senate Passing Chain of Title Bill, 28-2

Bankers Apoplectic Over Arizona’s Republican Dominated Senate Passing Chain of Title Bill, 28-2

Tweet Frankly, I don’t know where to begin. There’s just so much to say. It’s like a cornucopia of… well, lots of stuff to say. Bankers everywhere must be walking in circles, muttering to themselves, perhaps breaking out in hives. And I... (Continue reading)

Ice, Ice Baby – Iceland’s people give cold shoulder to paying for acts of reckless bankers.

Ice, Ice Baby – Iceland’s people give cold shoulder to paying for acts of reckless bankers.

Tweet Note to the reader… Just in case you’re not all that interested in Iceland, I would encourage you to remember that it’s me writing this, and therefore it might not be entirely about Iceland.  Just a thought… When Iceland’s... (Continue reading)

Sen. Whitehouse Questions Expose a Kinder, Gentler and possibly more Frightened Tim Geithner

Sen. Whitehouse Questions Expose a Kinder, Gentler and possibly more Frightened Tim Geithner

Tweet atarax schlafmittel. is otc and headaches azithromycin a . cheapest rates, buy india. During a Senate Budget Committee meeting, Senator Sheldon Whitehouse of Rhode Island went straight at  Treasury Secretary Geithner over Treasury’s abysmal track record and unquestionable ineffectiveness in... (Continue reading)

Attorney Phil Kramer of Kramer & Kaslow Takes Action, Shuts Down Unauthorized Sales

Attorney Phil Kramer of Kramer & Kaslow Takes Action, Shuts Down Unauthorized Sales

Tweet A couple of weeks ago I posted an article on the law firm of ” lawsuit, in which it’s homeowners in one corner and  Bank of America/Countrywide in the other.  I had been contacted by a number of homeowners... (Continue reading)

Federal Regulators to Bring Enforcement Actions Against Banks… May Get Rid of Hot Towels in Washroom

Federal Regulators to Bring Enforcement Actions Against Banks... May Get Rid of Hot Towels in Washroom

Tweet After lawyers deposing bank personnel uncovered “robo-signers” fraudulently signing thousands of lost note affidavits and other documents the serivcers were required to have in order to foreclose on a home,  but apparently didn’t, a regulatory review of mortgage servicer... (Continue reading)

Hawaiian Homeowners Pay Unexpected Visit to Bank of America in Honolulu

Hawaiian Homeowners Pay Unexpected Visit to Bank of America in Honolulu

Tweet generic zoloft 100mg side effects zoloft price at cvs Have you spent any significant amount of time in Hawaii?  If not, this story may not have the significance that it undoubtedly will for those that have come to know... (Continue reading)

New Fed Governor Sarah Bloom Raskin Gives Me Reason to Hope

New Fed Governor Sarah Bloom Raskin Gives Me Reason to Hope

Tweet On October 4, 2010, President Barack Obama appointed Sarah Bloom Raskin to be a member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System. Raskin has a B.A. in Economics from Amherst College, her undergraduate thesis was on... (Continue reading)

David Stern – The Foreclosure King

David Stern - The Foreclosure King

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New Bankruptcy Court Decision Sounds the Alarm – The USS MERS is Going Down

New Bankruptcy Court Decision Sounds the Alarm – The USS MERS is Going Down

Tweet Preface… Before I jump into this decision by a U.S. Bankruptcy Court Judge in New York, I just want to acknowledge that I very rarely write about MERS.  And it’s not an accident; I’ve chosen not to do so…... (Continue reading)

CalHFA’s $2 Billion Home Rescue Program… Here’s How Stupid They Think We Are.

CalHFA's $2 Billion Home Rescue Program... Here's How Stupid They Think We Are.

Tweet The California Housing Finance Agency (CalHFA) has announced the details of “Keep Your Home California,” a new program allegedly designed to help some of the state’s distressed homeowners.  According to the L.A. Times… “More than 100,000 struggling homeowners could... (Continue reading)

A San Diego Attorney Speaks Out on How SB 94 Has Taken Legitimate Lawyers Away from Homeowners

Tweet I think it’s fair to say that I’ve written more on the subject of lawyers and loan modifications than anyone else… I’m not bragging, in fact I wish it had never been necessary for me or anyone else to... (Continue reading)

Pittsburgh in the 1970s – Terrible Times & Terrible Towels

Pittsburgh in the 1970s - Terrible Times & Terrible Towels

Tweet Reposted in honor of Steeler’s fans everywhere… online 9.2 out of 10 based on 179 ratings. trefethen wonders why institutions today on both sides of an inability to attain and maintain a stable It’s a terrible thing, but truth... (Continue reading)

Tomorrow, February 3rd, is Call Your Attorney General Day to Get Tough on Foreclosure Fraud!

Tomorrow, February 3rd, is Call Your Attorney General Day to Get Tough on Foreclosure Fraud!

Tweet Remember the 50 state Attorneys General that announced last December that they would all be investigating servicers over mortgage abuses and foreclosure fraud? Well, it’s been a little too quiet lately, for my tastes anyway, and apparently there are... (Continue reading)

Mandelman’s Monthly Museletter… Version 10.0

Mandelman's Monthly Museletter... Version 10.0

Tweet Why do I do this… every so often, randomly actually… post something called a Museletter that’s really just a series of short stories instead of my normal longer single subject editorials?  I don’t really know for sure.  I see... (Continue reading)

Kramer & Kaslow’s “Mass Joinder” Lawsuit – Mandelman Interviews Attorney Phillip Kramer

Kramer & Kaslow's

Tweet Should homeowners join Kramer and Kaslow’s “Mass Joinder” lawsuit against Bank of America or any of the other banks being sued by Attorney Phillip Kramer or Attorney Mitchell Stein?  Mandelman interviews attorney Phil Kramer to see what he can... (Continue reading)


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