A mortgage lender sues a mortgage broker in superior civil court for breach of contract and breach of fiduciary duty. The lender alleges that the broker submitted a low quality loan transaction. The loan officer who was an independent contractor of the broker was also named as a defendant and has fraud alleged against them. The broker does not have fraud alleged against him. The plaintiff is alleging "vicarious liability" against the broker. Can the broker file ch. 7 bk and get it discharged?
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