WHO’S SIGNING NOW? Lynn E. Szymoniak, Esq., Ed., Fraud Digest July 20, 2011 1. Who were the top mortgage document signers in the first half of 2011? 2. Which trusts that closed in 2005, 2006 and 2007 repeatedly filed mortgage assignments signed and notarized in 2011? 3. Who was the most prolific MERS Certifying Officer in the first half of 2011? Bonus Question: Which law firm used the following phrase instead of an actual date for the assignments: “At or before the ensealing and delivery of these presents the receipt whereof is hereby acknowledged…” 1.
Robo-signed documents rejected by John O’Brien following 60 Minutes show featuring Lynn Szymoniak Massachusetts Register of Deeds John O’Brien is rejecting foreclosure documents signed by known robo-signers. O’Brien is one of a hand... Read Post
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