Florida Panel: Mortgage Holder Did Not Prove It Had Standing To Enforce Note
(March 24, 2016, 3:35 PM EDT) -- LAKELAND, Fla. — Because a mortgage holder failed to prove at trial that it had standing to enforce a note, a Florida appeals panel on March 16 reversed the trial court’s judgment of foreclosure and remanded the suit with directions to enter an involuntary dismissal of the foreclosure complaint (Carolyn M. Geweye a/k/a Carolyn May Geweye v. Ventures Trust 2013-I-H-R, et al., No. 2D14-4668, Fla. App., 2nd Dist.; 2016 Fla. App. LEXIS 4002).
(Opinion available. Document #85-160412-032Z.)
On June 28, 2012, JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A. (Chase),...