Federal Judge Certifies Borrowers Class In Suit Alleging Mortgage Kickbacks
(November 11, 2016, 2:29 PM EST) -- BALTIMORE — A Maryland federal judge on Nov. 8 certified a class of borrowers who allege that a title company violated the Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act (RESPA) by providing cash and other benefits to mortgage lenders in exchange for referrals (Edward J. and Vicki Fangman, et al. v. Genuine Title, LLC, et al., No. 14-81, D. Md.; 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 154582).
(Opinion available. Document #43-161118-001Z.)
Dozens of plaintiffs, with Edward and Vicki Fangman as lead named plaintiffs, filed a class complaint in the U.S....