Items Tagged with 'Phillip Schulman'


  • Phillip Schulman, partner at Mayer Brown, to speak at

    Will speak on RESPA co-marketing panel
    Lenders and real estate agents have to be careful as they navigate the murky compliance waters of MSAs, co-advertising arrangements, desk rentals and lead generation agreements. That's why we've invited Phillip Schulman, a partner in Mayer Brown's Washington D.C. office, to lead a discussion at on RESPA and co-marketing concerns.
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  • Despite HUD's RESPA Paper, Questions Remain

    The US Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) on Thursday published a question-and-answer paper aimed at clarifying the Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act (RESPA) rule slated to take effect Jan. 1, 2010. The new RESPA rules are geared toward greater transparency in the origination process for borrowers. They provide for use of the Good Faith Estimate (GFE) for borrowers to both shop around mortgages and enter the homeownership process with as great an understanding of the interest rates and settlement costs as possible.
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