Federal Judge Sends Mortgage Mismanagement Suit Back To State Court
(March 15, 2016, 2:05 PM EDT) -- CHARLESTON, W.Va. — A West Virginia federal judge on March 11 granted a motion to remand a class complaint alleging mortgage mismanagement, finding that the lender failed to show that the suit met the Class Action Fairness Act (CAFA) requirements (Lowell E. Lanham, et al. v. Nationstar Mortgage, LLC, No. 15-6358, S.D. W.Va.; 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 31392).
(Memorandum opinion and order available. Document #43-160318-013Z.)
Lowell and Deborah Lanham are homeowners with a mortgage loan serviced by Nationstar Mortgage LLC. On April 17, 2015, the Lanhams...