Judge Dismisses Foreclosure- Related Claims Against CitiMortgage, Allows Amendment
Mealey's (May 19, 2017, 9:45 AM EDT) -- SAN FRANCISCO — A California federal judge on May 17 partially granted a mortgage company's motion to dismiss claims including violation of California's unfair competition law (UCL), allowing part of a borrower's dual tracking claim to proceed and dismissing the remainder of the claims with leave to amend (Gilbert Chavez v. CitiMortgage Inc., No. 17-cv-01205, N.D. Calif., 2017 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 75430).
(Opinion available. Document #58-170523-045Z.)
Gilbert Chavez's house was foreclosed on by CitiMortgage Inc. after he defaulted on his loan. Chavez claimed that he...