January 6, 2016
As a continuing free service, Clair Law Offices, S.C. thought you might be interested in a recent Wisconsin Court of Appeals decision issued on December 23, 2015, involving financial institutions, foreclosures, and sales of real estate after obtaining a foreclosure judgment.
Clair Law Offices News and Articles
January 6, 2016
WISCONSIN SUPREME COURT ARGUMENT – UPCOMING
CLAIR LAW OFFICES TO ARGUE ON BEHALF OF FINANCIAL LENDERS
BEFORE WISCONSIN SUPREME COURT
The Wisconsin Supreme Court granted a Petition for Review filed by Clair Law Offices on behalf of one of our financial institution clients after the Court of Appeals ruled against the financial institution and in favor of a condominium association.
“Don’t sign anything until an attorney has an opportunity to review the document”
That includes listing contracts, and here’s one example why.
On July 10, 2015, a real estate company received a $378,000 commission without actually selling the property. The Wisconsin Supreme Court made the decision based on the language of the listing agreement between the seller and the realtor and the “enforceable contract” in place against the buyer. Ash Park LLC v. Re/Max Select LLC (July 7, 2015).
July 14, 2015
As a continued free service, Clair Law Offices, S.C. thought you might be interested in a recent Wisconsin Court of Appeals decision involving financial institutions, foreclosures, and the issues of conversion, waste, fixtures, and removal of items by the property owner from the mortgaged premises.
May 18, 2015
In recent years, retirement accounts such as IRAs and 401(k)s have become one of the largest assets in a person’s estate. Because of the tax-deferred status of these types of accounts, they offer unique planning opportunities to the owner compared to a standard savings or investment account.
March 4, 2015
Clair Law Offices has been listed in the 2015 Martindale-Hubbell Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers as one of the nation's preeminent law firms. For over 90 years, the Bar Register has been a unique guide to the legal community's most distinguished professionals. The Martindale-Hubbell Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers includes only those select law practices that have earned the highest rating in the Martindale-Hubbell® Law Directory and have been designated by their colleagues as preeminent in their field.
As a continuing free service, Clair Law Offices, S.C. thought you might be interested in a recent Wisconsin Court of Appeals decision involving financial institutions, foreclosures, and how quickly financial institutions must sell “abandoned properties” after obtaining a foreclosure judgment.
On February 17, 2015, the Wisconsin Supreme Court decided the case of Bank of New York Mellon v. Carson.
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