Bank that initiated foreclosure action not subject to state debt-collection law

On March 20, 2019, the United states supreme court issued a unanimous decision in Obduskey v. McCarthy & Holthus LLP, No. 17-1307, finding a business solely engaged in non-judicial foreclosure actions is not a debt collector under the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act, except for the limited purposes of the prohibited actions listed in Section 1692f(6).

(a) Live contact. Except as otherwise provided in this section, a servicer shall establish or make good faith efforts to establish live contact with a delinquent borrower no later than the 36th day of a borrower’s delinquency and again no later than 36 days after each payment due date so long as the borrower remains delinquent. Promptly after establishing live contact with a

The banks asked the court to apply its ruling only to future transactions, but the court rejected that. The court said it had not made a significant change in common law and. were subject to.

Does it start with the bank’s acceleration and foreclosure lawsuit and end after five years, as had been the law in Florida prior to the Fifth DCA’s Bartram decision and as is still the case in nearly.

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A "deficiency judgment" is a money judgment against a borrower for the difference between the mortgage debt and the foreclosure sale price. Not all states allow deficiency judgments. But homeowners who go through a foreclosure in Utah might have to pay a deficiency judgment after a foreclosure.

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In an extrajudicial foreclosure, the mortgagee need not initiate an action in court but may simply file an application before the Clerk of Court to secure attendance of the Sheriff who conducts the public sale. This is done pursuant to a power of sale. Note that these two modes specifically apply to real estate mortgages.

Draper & Goldberg, P.L.L.C., 443 F.3d 373, 375-77 (4th Cir. 2006), where it held that a law firm that provided notice that it was preparing foreclosure papers and thereafter initiated foreclosure proceedings could be a debt collector as defined by the FDCPA.

Chase initiated foreclosure proceedings. agreement – especially where the bank representatives make specific representations as to the likelihood of a loan modification – may be able to state a.