Lawsuit Over Illegal Foreclosures

Utah Lawsuit Alleges Bank of America Illegally Foreclosed

A proposed class action lawsuit was filed this week claiming that Bank of America and its subsidiaries have executed tens of thousands illegal foreclosures in the state of Utah. The suit is specifically on behalf of three Utah couples who lost their homes in Park City, Salt Lake City, and Mapleton.  The complaint alleges that Bank of America has failed to conduct business as prescribed by Utah foreclosure laws, and more specifically that they did not provide written notice when a foreclosure sale was going forward. Utah does not require judicial proceedings for foreclosures to take place and the State also has one of the country’s highest foreclosure rates.

Foreclosure Protection

With the financial woes that are currently at play in this country foreclosure has become a very real issue for a lot of Utahns. One way of possibly protecting yourself against foreclosure is through bankruptcy. If you are struggling making your mortgage payments and have considered bankruptcy then call the lawyers at Salcido Law Firm, we can help you understand the benefits and risk of bankruptcy so you can make an educated decision about your future. Either under Chapter 7 or Chapter 13 bankruptcy there is a possibility of establishing a payment plan with your mortgage company and saving your home.

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