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Mortgage Referral Fees and the Public Interest: 40 Years of Bungles

Jack M. Guttentag | Posted 06.08.2015 | Business
Jack M. Guttentag

Markets don't work well when one party to transactions has much more information than the other party, especially when the party with better information also controls the process. The two best illustrations of this rule are the markets for medical services and home mortgages.

A Price Tag Like Any Other

Lauren E. Willis | Posted 04.23.2012 | Business
Lauren E. Willis

The official question presented in the Supreme Court case Freeman v. Quicken Loans is whether the Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act (RESPA) "prohi...

Mike Sacks

What Do Facebook And Justice Scalia Have In Common?

HuffingtonPost.com | Mike Sacks | Posted 11.28.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- What do Facebook and the conservative majority of the Supreme Court have in common? Based on Monday's oral argument, it appears they're ...

Philadelphia Man Forecloses On Wells Fargo

The Huffington Post | Yepoka Yeebo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

A Philadelphia homeowner started foreclosure proceedings on a Wells Fargo mortgage office after winning a rather strange legal judgement against the b...