Why Bankruptcy Judges need to be able to reduce homeowners principle

New York Times                EDITORIAL As Foreclosures Surge … Published: May 3, 2009 The Obama administration sat by last week as 12 Senate Democrats joined 39 Senate Republicans to block a vote on an amendment that would have allowed bankruptcy judges to modify troubled mortgages. Related Times Topics: Foreclosures […]

Law Day Celebrated In New London

Lincoln lore at Law Day Luncheon By Karen Florin Published on 5/2/2009 in The Day    Frank J. Williams, recently retired chief justice of the Rhode Island Supreme Court, regaled a gathering of local attorneys and judges Friday with stories of a lawyer who had everything it takes. The attorney was a good negotiator and […]