Foreclosure Defense 101 Workshop – Webinar Archive

$249.00 Texas Sale Tax

FOUR HOURS OF INTENSE ONLINE TRAINING GEARED TOWARD THE DEFENSE OF YOUR HOME FROM UNSCRUPULOUS SERVICERS AND THEIR LAW FIRMS!

Whatever the “new normal” might be, after the moratoriums are lifted, there will be another mass wave of foreclosures and evictions by the tens of thousands! Learn the research that homeowners as pro se litigants, paralegals, attorneys and investors are learning to slow down the spread of the “new” financial crisis with four hours of online training geared toward the defense of your most important asset … your home … on demand … at your convenience!

Featuring In-Studio Webinar Guest Lecturers:
Al West – California Foreclosure Defense Attorney
Dave Krieger – Paralegal & Consultant DK Consultants LLC
Ron Gillis – Florida Notary & Pro Se Foreclosure Litigant
R. J. Malloy – Retired Attorney & Former Law Clerk to U.S. District Court Judge John Underwood

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FORECLOSURE DEFENSE 101 SYLLABUS

SESSION ONE: PREPARING TO DO BATTLE
– Organizing your paperwork, your mindset and creating a game plan
– Terms and definitions you’ll need to know and understand
– Understanding the battle in both judicial and non-judicial settings
– Researching and identifying targets (which fights to pick and which to avoid)
– Following the money trail (are you in default or not?)
– How attorneys manage to drag out a foreclosure for 2 years or more
– Why it becomes necessary to develop a “Plan B” strategy

SESSION TWO: DRAFTING YOUR PLEADINGS & RESPONSES
– Understanding pleading structure and content
– Making the best use of your time in case preparation
– Case development based on your particular set of circumstances
– Understanding court rules and how they apply to your pleadings and answers
– Pitfalls to avoid in responding to complaints or in the alternative, initiating litigation
– Use of citations and other evidence within your pleadings
– Making use of outside paralegal services

SESSION THREE: HITTING THE BULLSEYE
– What to expect from “the other side” in response to your attack
– Why suing MERS should not be part of your game plan
– The problems with judges and how to understand “what just happened”
– Preparing effective discovery based on your game plan
– Bad mistakes attorneys make in drafting pleadings, answers and motions
– The two-pronged attack: waging war on criminal AND civil grounds
– Use of deceptive trade practices acts and other foreclosure-related issues

SESSION FOUR: AT SOME POINT, YOU MIGHT END UP IN COURT
– Use of continuances and other legal nuances
– Following rules of civil procedure, evidence and local court rules
– The difference in going pro se and retaining counsel
– Understanding objections and why the opposition uses them
– How and when to use motions for reconsideration
– How and when to use motions to vacate judgment
– How and when to use the appeals process

EACH SESSION WILL HAVE PDF HANDOUTS PROVIDED OUTLINING CASE DEVELOPMENT, SAMPLE PLEADINGS AND CASE STRUCTURE!