Archive for February, 2014:

CFPB Issues Integrated Mortgage Disclosure Rule

Recently the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (“CFPB”) issued its Integrated Mortgage Disclosure Rule (the “Rule”).  The Rule will become effective 8/1/2015 and essentially replace the HUD-1 Settlement Statement with a Closing Disclosure, and, replace the Good Faith Estimate with a Loan Estimate.  The idea is to consolidate and simplify the information.  One significant change is […]


Rick Ross sues LMFAO

Rick Ross (and associates) have sued LMFAO (and associates) over their use of “Everyday I’m shufflin’” alleging its an unfair infringement of his “Everyday I’m hustlin’”. The case was filed in the Southern District of Florida on 12/31/2013.