Oregon Supreme Court Rules on MERS Foreclosures




The Oregon Supreme Court ruled earlier this month in two cases that will have a major impact on how foreclosures are handled in Oregon. For decades most foreclosures in Oregon have been handled out of court.  That is, until a couple borrowers questioned whether or not the Mortgage Electronic Registry System (MERS) could legally file […]




Oregon Court of Appeals Decision Regarding MERS




In July the Oregon Court of Appeals handed down a decision that could make foreclosures much more difficult, expensive and time consuming for banks and the Mortgage Electronic Registration System (MERS). The case, Niday v. Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems Inc., et al held that MERS, when acting as a nominee for a lender is not a […]