Greenberg Traurig was a sponsor of the Mortgage Bankers Association’s (MBA) Legal Issues and Regulatory Compliance Conference held in Chicago, Illinois from May 3-6. Shareholders Michele L. Stocker and Jennifer L. Gray presented at the conference.
“We, as a firm, value our continued involvement with the MBA and appreciate the opportunity to be a recurring sponsor of this annual event,” said Michele.
Michele participated in the May 4 session titled “Major Litigation Update.” The discussion focused on major litigation, including recent cases heard by the Supreme Court involving the Administrative Procedure Act and disparate impact. Other important cases and case trends in federal and state courts were also addressed.
Jennifer spoke at the May 3 session titled “Enforcement Litigation.” This session reviewed the state and federal enforcement claims against the industry. These include claims under RESPA Section 8, Unfair, Deceptive, or Abusive Acts or Practices (UDAAP) and other federal and state laws.