Joy Harmon Sperling and Rachel Packer wrote an article, "No Such Thing As A Free House? NJ Court Says Otherwise," for Law360. The article examines a recent unpublished opinion rendered by the Superior Court of New Jersey, Bergen County in Anim Investment Co. v. Shaloub, No. F-30508-15, 2015 N.J. Super. Unpub. LEXIS 3042 (Ch. Div. June 30, 2016), in which the court provided a lengthy interpretation and analysis of the statute of limitations applicable to residential mortgage foreclosure actions, and ultimately held that the plaintiff in the action was time-barred from commencing an action to foreclose its mortgage. By the court’s strict interpretation of the of the statute of limitations relative to residential mortgage foreclosures, the court essentially provided the defendants with a free house by barring the plaintiff from foreclosing on its mortgage loan, and also deprived the plaintiff of an alternative equitable remedy.
On January 30, Jed Davis will speak at The Knowledge Group Webcast, "Best Strategies in Protecting Your Firm Against Hackers: What Hackers Can and Cannot Do?"
Theresa Kelly and Howard Fetner wrote an article, "AARP Lawsuit Puts EEOC In An Awkward Position," for Law360.
Al Marks, Christina Parlapiano and Jennifer Neuner wrote an article, "How NY Is Fighting Back Against 'Zombie' Properties," for Law360. The article is about the new legislation called The Abandoned Property Neighborhood Relief Act that the state of New York recently enacted to ease neighborhood blight.
Alfred Marks, Christina Parlapiano and Jennifer Neuner wrote an article, "Servicers Face New Requirements on NY Vacant REOs," for Mortgage Daily. The article is about recent legislation signed into law by Gov. Andrew Cuomo to combat 'zombie' properties.
Jonathan Handler and David Lieberman wrote an article, "Citizenship of LLCs and Subject Matter Jurisdiction in the Federal Courts: A Serious Concern Begging for Resolution," for Bloomberg BNA's Securities Regulation & Law Report. The article is about how many practitioners fail to understand a key legal distinction between LLCs and corporations as it relates to their state of citizenship.
Barbara Freedman Wand was quoted in the article "Banks Explore Multiple Avenues For Community Investment," in The Commercial Record.
Michael Rave was quoted in an article, "BigLaw Reacts To Trump's Election To The White House," in Law360. In the article, Rave discusses how the Trump presidency will benefit the financial services industry by potentially rolling back the more extreme aspects of Dodd-Frank.
Eliza Fromberg was quoted in an article, "Equity Crowdfunding Tops $10M Since SEC Rules Took Effect," in Law360.
Eliza Fromberg was quoted in an article, "SEC Boosts Intrastate Crowdfunding, But Hurdles Remain," in Law360. In the article, Fromberg discusses the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission’s adoption of amendments to the intrastate offering exemption.
Jeff Clopeck was quoted in an article, "Cautious optimism seen as equity crowdfunding begins," in Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly.