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Asymmetry: Aggressively Pushing Open Cases Through the System

Aug 07, 2013 14:04 EDT Oppenheim Law Miami-Dade circuit judges have been disposing of residential foreclosure cases at more than twice the rate of Broward judges, but all Florida circuits are following a game plan to rid themselves of their years-old backlogs by 2016.

Gov. Rick Scott signs foreclosure bill

Jun 10, 2013 15:27 EDT Oppenheim Law Florida Gov. Rick Scott signed a controversial fast-track foreclosure bill into law. South Florida foreclosure defense attorney Roy Oppenheim said HB 87 places a bigger burden on judges and hurts the due process rights of homeowners.. “The legislature stuck its nose into the judicial branch unconstitutionally and improperly,” Oppenheim said.

 Latest Robo-Signing Settlement Bittersweet for Consumers

Feb 27, 2013 06:00 EST Oppenheim Law LPS, a subsidiary of Docx received what seems a slap on the wrist for the robosigning debacle. And, federal prosecutors requires them to pay $35 million in fines, and to promise never to do it again. That fine comes on top of a $120.6 million settlement agreement with attorneys general in 46 states and Washington, D.C. to resolve similar allegations relating to housing, mortgages and fraud..

Few Floridians apply for foreclosure compensation -- Palm Beach Post

Jul 06, 2012 10:06 EDT Oppenheim Law “If you’re waiting for the government cavalry to ride in and make everything alright, I’m sad to say you’ll be waiting a long time,” said foreclosure defense attorney Roy Oppenheim, of Oppenheim Law in Weston. “

HUD secretary: Homeowners need more help -- Sun-Sentinel

Jun 16, 2012 17:04 EDT Oppenheim Law Roy Oppenheim, a foreclosure defense attorney in Weston, said he told Donovan that the big banks have too much power and should be broken up into regional entities.