Countrywide Home Mortgages v. RodriguezPetition for certiorari denied on November 14, 2011
|Docket No.||Op. Below||Argument||Opinion||Vote||Author||Term|
|10-1285||3d Cir.||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||OT 2011|
Issue: Does the Bankruptcy Code's automatic stay, 11 U.S.C. §362, take precedence over a mortgage lender's right under the Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act, 12 U.S.C. §2609(a)(2), to require a borrower to deposit additional funds into his escrow account after filing for Chapter 13 bankruptcy protection when those funds are needed to cover the borrower's anticipated post-petition taxes, insurance, and other escrow obligations?
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Invited: June 20, 2011