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Christopher Lefebvre’s Legal Cases

4 total

  • Conley v. Sears, Roebuck & Co., 222 B.R. 181 (D.Mass. 1998):

    Practice Area:
    Class Action
    Outcome:
    (not available)
    Description:
    At the time, the largest class action case in bankruptcy court history, holding Sears liable for obtaining unauthorized reaffirmation agreements from Debtors and failing to file them with various bankruptcy courts.
  • Melfi v. WMC Mortgage Corp., 568 F.3d 309 (1st Cir. 2009)

    Practice Area:
    Class Action
    Outcome:
    (not available)
    Description:
    TILA class action case where mortgage company left spaces on model form blank for date of refinancing and date of actual deadline for rescission. District Court held that these technical deficiencies did not violate TILA and First Circuit affirmed. Petition for Rehearing en banc and/or Panel Rehearing filed 6/25/09. If denied, Plaintiff intends to seek a petition for certiorari to the United States Supreme Court
  • Bonney v. Washington Mutual Bank, 596 F.Supp.2d 173 (D.Mass. 2009):

    Practice Area:
    Class Action
    Outcome:
    (not available)
    Description:
    Borrower alleged that mortgage company's failure to include the transaction date on the notices of rescission violated TILA. Although the magistrate judge agreed that such a notice stated a claim, the District Court disagreed and called omitting such information "merely technical."
  • In re Mann, 249 B.R. 831, (BAP 1st Cir. 2000)

    Practice Area:
    Class Action
    Outcome:
    (not available)
    Description:
    Bankruptcy Appellate Panel affirmed that consumer debtor could "strip off" wholly under-secured second mortgage on residential real property and treat it as unsecured.