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    Posted on July 27th, 2016 by

    In Ambac Assurance Corp. v. First Franklin Financial Corporation et. al., 2016 NY Slip Op 31297(U) (Supreme Court of N.Y., New York County, July 8, 2016), Plaintiff insured over 15,000 loans pooled into a trust after various Defendants made representations regarding the quality of the loans. Plaintiff filed a complaint against Defendants for breach of …

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    Posted on July 13th, 2016 by

    In FDIC as Receiver for AmTrust Bank v. Ark-La-Tex Financial Services, LLC d/b/a Benchmark Mortgage, Case No. 15-2470 (N.D. Ohio, June 24, 2016), Plaintiff FDIC sued Defendant mortgage broker for alleged breaches of contractual warranties and representations contained in a master broker agreement.  The breaches arose during the Defendant’s brokering of six specific mortgage loans that were controlled by the master …

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    Posted on March 2nd, 2016 by

    In Malibu Media, LLC v. Doe, Case No. 13-6312 (N.D. Ill., Feb. 8, 2016), Plaintiff sued Defendant for allegedly impermissibly downloading its movies using the software BitTorrent. Plaintiff claimed to have identified Defendant using his IP address. Defendant denied the allegations and disputed Plaintiff’s method of proof. The parties filed cross-motions for summary judgment. During summary judgment …

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    Posted on November 16th, 2015 by

    In Mervyn v. Atlas Van Lines, Inc. et. al., Case No. 13-3587 (N.D. Ill., Oct. 23, 2015), Plaintiff requested certain owner-operator lease agreements, called PVOs, from Defendants. Plaintiff also requested specific data related to a certain time period in “usable electronic format.” Plaintiff filed a Motion to Compel, and the court entered an order directing …

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    Posted on August 7th, 2015 by

    In Rio Tinto Plc v. Vale S.A., Case No. 14-3042 (Jul. 15, 2015), New York Magistrate Judge Andrew J. Peck recently considered Defendant’s request that the court appoint a special master to assist the parties with their technology assisted review (TAR) process. In March, Judge Peck approved the parties’ proposed TAR protocol, titling his opinion “Predictive Coding a.k.a. Computer Assisted Review …

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