Monthly Archives: June 2012

Obamacare, the Foreclosure Crisis and the Rule of Law

Fri Jun 29, 2012 by on Foreclosure Fraud

This commentary was originally published on Yahoo! Homes and is being redistributed on South Florida Law Blog with their permission. Huh? What do “Obamacare” and the foreclosure crisis have to do with each other? Simply put, the legal debate over Obamacare largely centered on the individual mandate, a law that would require people to buy health insurance whether they wanted […]

South Florida Law Blog…En Espanol

Seeing as how Oppenheim Law is based in South Florida, we obviously have many spanish-speaking clients, and more than a few spanish-speaking employees. In fact it was one of those employees, Natalia, who brought it to my attention that we are doing them a disservice by not directly speaking to them here. We already offer translation services for our clients, […]

Shaun Donovan. Refinanciamiento. Y el Gorila de 900 libras

Después de la pequeña carta que le escribí al Presidente, yo me pregunto que tipo de respuesta yo recibiría, mas importante aun me pregunto si esta carta fue leída por la audiencia deseada…. O por cualquier audiencia. Bueno las respuestas al blog por parte de mis clientes y seguidores fueron instantáneas. Claramente no estoy solo en esta idea. Talvez no […]

Una Carta Abierta al Presidente Obama

  Estimado Sr. Presidente: Como usted debe de saber, históricamente desde la Gran Depresión, el refinanciamiento de hipotecas ha sido la estrategia de escape de este país cuando se trata de un desastre económico. Per eso es bueno ver que usted esta presionando al Congreso para que la reforma de refinanciamiento sea pasada. Esta es la manera más efectiva y […]

Shaun Donovan, Refinancing, and the 900 lb. Gorilla

Tue Jun 19, 2012 by on Roy Oppenheim

After I wrote my little letter to the President, I wondered what kind of response I would get and perhaps more importantly, whether my message would reach its intended audience….if any. Well the response to the blog, from my clients and from my blog readers, was instantaneous. Clearly I’m not alone in my thinking. I may not have received an […]

An Open Letter To President Obama

Wed Jun 13, 2012 by on Florida Law News

Dear Mr. President: As you know historically, since the great depression, refinancing mortgages has been this country’s exit strategy when it comes to pulling us out of the economic ditch. So it’s nice to see that you are now pushing Congress to pass refinancing reform. It’s the most effective and efficient way to craft a bailout that actually helps everyone. […]