//Other Webinars

Who Owns the Note?: A Securitization Primer

2019-02-20T16:16:25-05:00January 22, 2015|Categories: Foreclosures & Mortgages, Other Webinars|

Since the turn of the century, the majority of residential loans have been securitized with the mortgage loans being transferred numerous time as they move through the securitization process. This session will delve into the Uniform Commercial Code--articles 1, 3 and 9--to figure out whether loans were properly transferred between parties and who really owns [...]

CFPB Servicing Rules in Practice

2019-02-20T16:27:00-05:00September 29, 2014|Categories: Other Webinars|

It has been almost ten months since the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau servicing rules went into effect. This webinar will consider problems in effectively implementing the rules. Are servicers complying? Are particular requests or areas of the rules more problematic than others? Using hypotheticals based on real cases, well cover these questions and more. Presenters: [...]

Getting Loan Mods for Successors in Interest

2019-02-20T16:33:40-05:00May 22, 2014|Categories: Foreclosures & Mortgages, Other Webinars|

This webinar will review the existing guidance and developing caselaw on the rights of successors in interest (heirs, divorcing spouses, and other intra-family transferees) to assume and modify mortgage loans. This Webinar is provided by the National Consumer Law Center and the Legal Assistance Foundation (LAF) of Chicago with a grant from the Office of [...]

Social Security, Post-DOMA: Effects on the LGBT Communities

2019-02-20T16:35:18-05:00May 14, 2014|Categories: Other Webinars|

This webinar will cover an overview of how US v. Windsor changed the legal landscape for same-sex married couples, the decisions effects on Social Security and what guidance is still needed and is to come in the months ahead. Additional sponsorship for this Webinar is provided by a grant from the Administration on Aging/Administration for [...]

AGING INTO POVERTY: Economic Insecurity among Older Adults of Color & LGBT Elders

2019-02-20T16:36:42-05:00May 7, 2014|Categories: Elder Rights, Other Webinars, Racial Justice|

May 7, 2014 By most economic measures older adults of color and LGBT elders are aging into poverty. Recent research highlights that over 90% of older African American and Latino elders are financially vulnerable and will be unable to support themselves over the course of their lifetime. Elders of color report greater difficulty in affording [...]

Lifeline to Affordable Phone Service

2019-02-20T16:37:43-05:00April 30, 2014|Categories: Other Webinars|

The federal Lifeline discounted phone service has undergone dramatic changes in the past few years. There are a range of Lifeline phone service providers and products -- from wireline to wireless, and from the "free" prepaid wireless cell phones to the more traditional discounted basic phone service with a monthly bill. How consumers enroll and [...]

Federal Rural Housing Programs Update

2019-02-20T16:39:56-05:00March 27, 2014|Categories: Other Webinars, Rural Development|

Mar 27, 2014 This webinar will include a brief overview of the housing programs administered by the U.S. Department of Agriculture to assist lower income rural homebuyers, homeowners, and renters. Presenters will cover the funding outlook for the year and other issues. Can USDA continue to serve the lowest income rural residents? Can affordable rural [...]

HAMP Rules on Loss Mitigation

2019-02-21T09:38:24-05:00September 24, 2013|Categories: Foreclosures & Mortgages, Other Webinars|

This webinar will introduce the basic structure of the federal Home Affordable Modification Program (HAMP) and place it in the context of other available modification programs. We will review topics including eligibility, how modifications are done, and servicer requirements for timing and notice. Updates on recent developments will be included. San Francisco-based housing advocacy center, [...]


2019-02-21T09:40:30-05:00September 9, 2013|Categories: Other Webinars|

This webinar will focus on identifying and litigating RESPA issues related to servicing problems, including servicing transfers, notices of error and information requests (QWRs), tax/ insurance escrows, force-placed insurance, and loss mitigation. This Webinar is provided by the National Consumer Law Center and the Legal Assistance Foundation (LAF) of Chicago with a grant from the [...]