CFPB KEEPS ENFORCEMENT POWER

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the District Court of Columbia held the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) can keep its powers.  On October 11, the court of Appeals held that while the CFPB's single director director removable only for cause structure is unconstitutional,  other portions of the statute authorizing the CFPB are constitutional.  In PHH Corp. … Continue reading CFPB KEEPS ENFORCEMENT POWER

How Do I Reinstate My Mortgage?

How Do I Reinstate My Mortgage? When a homeowner gets behind on mortgage payments, then the homeowner may be at risk for foreclosure.  A mortgage may go into "default" once the homeowner misses 2 or 3 payments.  Missed payments and late fees can add up quickly and make it more difficult for the homeowner to … Continue reading How Do I Reinstate My Mortgage?

ID THEFT ATTORNEY MICAH ADKINS NAMED TOP CONSUMER LAWYER

Micah Adkins has been named as one of the top consumer lawyers. The peer review study surveyed more than 4,000 members of the Birmingham Bar Association for nominations for Birmingham's top lawyers.  This is the third year for the peer review study and included 29 different practice areas.  The votes were reviewed by the Birmingham Bar … Continue reading ID THEFT ATTORNEY MICAH ADKINS NAMED TOP CONSUMER LAWYER