Federal Judge Remands Borrower's Foreclosure Claims To State Court

(September 16, 2016, 8:50 AM EDT) -- RIVERSIDE, Calif. — In an unpublished opinion, a California federal judge on Sept. 14 remanded claims for violation of California's unfair competition law (UCL) and wrongful foreclosure to state court, finding that a borrower failed to show that diversity jurisdiction existed because both the borrower and a law firm named as defendant were citizens of California (Jin Ju Sung v. Bank of America, N.A., et al., No. 16-1797, C.D. Calif.; 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 125198).

(Unpublished opinion available. Document #58-160920-023Z.)

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