Real Estate Roundup SharpThinking No. 180   Perspectives on Developments in the Law from Sharp-Hundley, P.C.    April 2020 Court Issues Primer On Lis Pendens              By John T. Hundley, 618-242-0200, john@sharp-hundley.com The Appellate Court’s Third District has issued a valuable primer on the theory and use of the doctrine of…

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Mortgage Law Roundup Sharp  Thinking No. 176   Perspectives on Developments in the Law from Sharp-Hundley, P.C.   January 2020 Default, Acceleration Terms Are Critical Condition Precedents By John T. Hundley, 618-242-0200, john@sharp-hundley.com Creditors and their collection counsel are being advised to read promissory notes and mortgages closely before filing suits thereon as a result of…

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Happy Holidays! Sharp  Thinking No. 175    Perspectives on Developments in the Law from Sharp-Hundley, P.C.   December 2019 Chapter 13 Plan Confirmation Creates Judicial Estoppel Confirmation of a Chapter 13 plan is a sufficient benefit to estop the bankruptcy debtor from prevailing on an inconsistent position taken in state-court litigation the existence of which was…

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