Chime, a “neobank” serving millions, is racking up complaints from users who can’t access their cash. The company says it’s cracking down on an “extraordinary surge” in fraudulent deposits. That’s little consolation to customers caught in the fray. The day after Jonathan Marrero’s federal stimulus payment landed in his bank account, he took his 5-year-old [...]
The Ohio Supreme Court has taken Advocate Attorneys, LLP’s unemployment compensation case. They are trying to recover $900 million for 223,000 people.
The state's highest court will weigh in after a county court sided with the state and was overturned by an appeals court. he Ohio Supreme Court will decide whether Gov. Mike DeWine had the authority to end a federal program offering $300 weekly checks to unemployed Ohioans. The Supreme Court split 4-2 over whether to [...]
Many Working Class and Middle-Class Americans rely entirely on their pensions to survive in retirement. A problem has emerged with pensions for public employees like teachers and police officers which are controlled by government entities who are susceptible to corrupting influences like campaign donors and lobbyists. Many public pensions have been persuaded, some say inappropriately [...]
FHA extends forbearance application deadline; homeowners who paused payments must select from numerous, complicated options as COVID-19 protection programs end; DannLaw issues warning about loan mod scammers
As America struggles to shake the curse of COVID-19, millions of homeowners impacted by the pandemic continue to face numerous challenges, including determining what to do when mortgage forbearance ends. In this update we’ll outline the available options and offer sound advice on how--and how not--to proceed. Before we discuss the options available to homeowners [...]
Battling the powerful on behalf of the powerless: AAL article explores the influences that shaped Marc Dann’s commitment to consumer law
Anyone who knows Marc Dann: clients, colleagues, opposing counsel, judges, reporters, is well aware of what he does for a living. But only the members of his family and closest friends truly understood why he does what he does. Until today. That’s because the “Attorney of the Month” article about Marc that appears in the [...]
Sixth Circuit ruling allows legal team at DannLaw, Advocate Attorneys to continue battle against unconstitutional foreclosure process
DannLaw and Advocate Attorneys founder and former Ohio Attorney General Marc Dann and Andrew Engel of Advocate Attorneys LLP are hailing a recent Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals ruling that will enable them to continue fighting against Ohio’s unconstitutional Board of Revision (BOR) tax foreclosure process in Federal District Court. The suit alleges that Montgomery [...]
Important notice for anyone who received a letter from a lodging chain regarding the TravelClick date breach: Don’t delay. Protect yourself and your family. Contact DannLaw TODAY! Hotel chains that use TravelClick, a third-party reservation system, recently notified customers that the company allowed hackers to steal their credit card information. As a result of the [...]
An important notice for current and former customers of Flagstar Bank: You may be a victim of a serious data breach! Don’t delay. Protect yourself and your family. Contact DannLaw TODAY!
Important notice for current and former customers of Flagstar Bank: You may be a victim of a serious data breach! Don’t delay. Protect yourself and your family. Contact DannLaw TODAY! Flagstar Bank recently announced that it allowed hackers to steal the social security numbers, first and last names, phone numbers, and home addresses of current [...]
A lot has changed since we posted our last update. A new president is in the White House, mortgage forbearance programs and foreclosure moratoriums have been extended by the federal government, a $1.9 trillion stimulus package is working its way through Congress, millions of Americans have been vaccinated against the coronavirus and the entire U.S. [...]