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Real Property – Mortgages – Banks & Banking – RESPA – Failure to Pay Taxes – Statute of Limitations – Tort Negligence – Fraud – HAMP (access required)

Carrington v. Mnuchin (Lawyers Weekly No. 002-161-14, 20 pp.) (J. Michelle Childs, J.) 5:13-cv-03422; D.S.C. Holding: Plaintiffs’ claims under the Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act of 1974 and for breach of contract accrued when they received a delinquent tax notice ...

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Labor & Employment – Civil Rights – Sex Discrimination Claim – Sexual Harassment – Hostile Environment – Same Gender (access required)

Askins v. Starting Point (Lawyers Weekly No. 002-157-14, 22 pp.) (R. Bryan Harwell, J.) 4:12-cv-03547; D.S.C. Holding: Even though the female defendants may have engaged in unprofessional behavior, plaintiff has not shown that they were homosexual, that they made any ...

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Labor & Employment – Civil Rights – Civil Practice – Subject Matter Jurisdiction – Administrative Remedies – Pregnancy Discrimination & Retaliation (access required)

Tonkin v. Shadow Management, Inc. (Lawyers Weekly No. 002-156-14, 11 pp.) (Joseph Anderson Jr., J.) 3:12-cv-00198; D.S.C. Holding: Even though plaintiff knew the facts behind her retaliation claim when she filed her EEOC charge, in the EEOC charge, she only ...

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