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ALFN BOARD OF DIRECTORS ELECTION RESULTS ANNOUNCED DURING MEMBER MEETING AT ALFN ANSWERS

The American Legal and Financial Network (ALFN) has announced the results of its most recent ALFN Board of Directors election for four non-affiliated attorney-trustee seats.

MERCER BELANGER, P.C. Certified By the Women's Business Enterprise National Council

Mercer Belanger, P.C., a law firm providing lenders and servicers with a full range of legal services in default matters, received national certification as a Women’s Business Enterprise by the Great Lakes Women’s Business Council, a regional certifying partner of the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC).

ALFN JUNIOR PROFESSIONALS AND EXECUTIVES GROUP (JPEG) ANNOUNCES PICTURE THE FUTURE 2017 WINNERS

The American Legal & Financial Network (ALFN) revealed its fourth annual list of stand-out young professionals to watch during the association’s 15th annual conference, ANSWERS, held July 16-19 at the Hyatt Regency Lost Pines Resort & Spa near Austin, TX.

CLARFIELD, OKON & SALOMONE MERGES WITH MCCABE, WEISBERG & CONWAY

Today, two leading default services law firms announce their merger, creating an eight-state, women-owned firm with a geographic footprint stretching from New York to Florida. The combined firm will operate under the McCabe, Weisberg & Conway (MWC) brand with Laura O’Sullivan, Esq., Margaret Gairo, Esq., and Steve Clarfield, Esq. as majority shareholders.

Firm Solutions and assure360 Consolidate to Offer More Complete Law Firm and Mortgage Servicer Solutions

Under the Firm Solutions brand, the combined companies will offer a more comprehensive and innovative approach to technology and outsourcing solutions for law firms and mortgage servicers. The consolidation also sets the stage for the debut of a new, unrivaled technology-enabled compliance solution for law firms and servicers.

MARYLAND DEBT PURCHASERS MUST OBTAIN COLLECTION AGENCY LICENSE TO FORECLOSUE UNLESS OTHERWISE EXEMPT

On June 6, 2017, the Court of Special Appeals of Maryland, decided the combined cases of Blackstone v. Sharma, Sept. 2015, 1524, and Shanahan v. Marvastian, Sept. 2015, 1525 (hereinafter “Sharma”).  This consolidated opinion upheld the dismissal of two foreclosure actions initiated on behalf of a Delaware Statutory Trust.