Overview of Defenses, Counterclaims, Answering Foreclosure Complaints

Michelle Michelle January 13, 2023

This presentation was recorded 1/13/2023.

This training covers an overview of defenses, counterclaims and answering foreclosure complaints. Here we review the laws and regulations that govern mortgage lending and servicing; TILA, RESPA, ECOA, NY Baking Laws and CFPB mortgage servicing rules. We’ll do a walk through on how to answer a complaint and the use of pro se answer forms and review potential common defenses or counter claims, standing, statute of limitations and technical defenses.

Presenters:  Catherine Isobe, Sr. Staff Attorney, Brooklyn Legal Services and Amy Hammersmith, Sr. Staff Attorney, Queens Legal Services

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