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Top Agent Network sues Zillow alleging fraud, stolen trade secrets

TAN says Zillow stole proprietary info under ruse of investment
Trey Garrison
San Francisco-based Top Agent Network filed suit Monday in U.S District Court for the Northern District of California against Zillow, alleging theft of its proprietary trade secrets to create the highly touted “Coming Soon” feature.
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Investors Unite forges ahead with plan to end Fannie, Freddie conservatorship

Lawsuits, appeal to come even as white paper presented
Trey Garrison
The decision by retiring U.S. District Judge Royce Lamberth to dismiss one of the lawsuits brought against the Department of Treasury by Perry Capital and Fairholme Funds may have set back GSE investors. But it won't stop them.
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Judge throws out Fannie and Freddie investors’ lawsuit

Decision favors Federal government
Jacob Gaffney
The decision arrives more than a year after hedge fund Perry Capital sued the Treasury Department and the Federal Housing Finance Agency, which oversees the government-owned mortgage companies.
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BofA CFO says DOJ settlement is "important milestone"

Most legacy issues behind bank
Brena Swanson
Bank of America has put most of its legacy issues from the financial crisis behind it, according to the bank’s Chief Financial Officer Bruce Thompson.
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Morgan Stanley to pay $95M over MBS lawsuit

Accused of misleading investors during crisis
Brena Swanson
Morgan Stanley will pay $95 million to resolve reports of the bank misleading investors in mortgage-backed securities in the run-up to the financial crisis.
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Big banks face CDS lawsuit

Bank of America, JPMorgan, Citigroup included on list
Brena Swanson
Investors may pursue a lawsuit accusing 12 major banks of violating antitrust law by fixing prices and restraining competition in the roughly $21 trillion market for credit default.
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Countrywide’s Mozilo speaks: “We didn’t do anything wrong”

Former CEO fights back against coming lawsuit
Brena Swanson
Six years after the financial crisis and the government is still seeking justice for the financial crisis, targeting Countrywide Financial co-founder Angelo Mozilo. But to Mozilo, he did nothing wrong.
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JPMorgan earns victory over Los Angeles in discrimination suit

City alleged that lender “engaged in mortgage discrimination”
Ben Lane
In a decision made public on Wednesday, U.S. District Judge Otis Wright said the city could not hold JPMorgan responsible for questionable lending by the former Washington Mutual Inc, under a federal law governing the wind-down of failed banks.
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Madoff sons accused of role in Ponzi scheme

Lawsuit alleges two sons diverted tens of millions of dollars
Brena Swanson
Bernie Madoff's sons are being accused of diverting tens of millions of dollars from their father’s firm during the time he was perpetrating Ponzi scheme.
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Chase’s fraudulent foreclosure: Court finds for plaintiffs

Bank committed fraud in order to show ownership
Ben Lane

A California appeals court upheld a ruling that said a Chase executive created a document that fraudulently represented that a prior assignment had been lost and that Chase owned the plaintiff's mortgage.


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