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The Current State of the Paragraph 22 Defense in Florida

For years, homeowners defending mortgage foreclosure actions have raised what is commonly referred to as the paragraph 22 notice defense. They have asserted as an affirmative defense to mortgage foreclosure actions that their mortgage has certain very specific notice requirements that the lender must give prior to accelerating the amounts due under the mortgage. Homeowners and their defense attorneys previously argued that the lender must strictly comply with these requirements. ...

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Developments in FL Foreclosure Law: Bank Acceleration Notices & Paragraph 22

DeWitt Law Review is live every Sunday at 10am on WDBO 96.5FM. This week’s topic: Recent Developments in Florida Foreclosure Law. Sherri DeWitt discusses the recent changes and updates to Florida foreclosure law, specifically as it relates to Paragraph 22. ...

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