Federal Judge Finds Court Lacks Jurisdiction Under FIRREA, Dismisses Case

(November 3, 2015, 1:25 PM EST) -- CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — After finding that a borrower sued a bank more than 60 days after her proof of claim related to the alleged mishandling of her mortgage was denied by the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. (FDIC), a Texas federal judge on Oct. 30 found that the court lacked jurisdiction under the Financial Institutions Reform, Recovery and Enforcement Act of 1989 (FIRREA) (Helen Bottis v. First National Bank, No. 2:14-CV-491, S.D. Texas; 2015 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 147816).

(Opinion available. Document #85-151110-022Z.)

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