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Max featured in ALFN Webinar

Max’s Mortgage Securitization Seminar Featured on PBS NewsHour, PBS NewsHour

Max on the role of non-lawyers performing foreclosure work for default servers,

Ally Financial: Here’s how not to do it, Housing Wire

“It’s Absurd!” Expert Says About BofA Claims To End Foreclosure Crisis Quickly, WSOCTV

Cleveland County’s new home sales plummet; some buyers could cash in, Shelby Star

Countrywide Settles Fee Complaint for Overcharging Customers, New York Times

Get Ready, Get Set, Point Fingers, New York Times

Boot Camp Graduate David Shaev quoted in Finally, Borrowers Score Points, New York Times

Max quoted in Debtors may gain from Supreme Court loss Justices provide ‘road map’ for future cases from Lawyers USA. (pdf)

Mechanical Test Out and Real Test in For Above-Median Income Chapter 13 Debtors—Schedules I & J Control Over B22C. (pdf)

Foreclosures Hit a Snag for Lenders, New York Times

Foreclosure Machine Thrives on Woes, New York Times

Dubious Fees Hit Borrowers in Foreclosures, New York Times

Judge Demands Documentation in Foreclosures, New York Times

Piling On: Borrowers Buried by Fees, New York Times

Lawyer’s Foreclosure Defense of ‘Quiet Title’ Faces Tests, Jacksonville Business Journal

DOJ Probing Mortgage Data Processing Firms, Dow Jones Daily Bankruptcy Review (via livinglies)

Experts: Improper fees play part in crisis, St. Cloud Times (pdf)

Foreclosure Mess: Two Different Plaintiffs Claim to Own Same Mortgage, Wall Street Journal

Judge Authorizes Probe Into Countrywide Practices, Wall Street Journal (pdf)

U.S. Seeks Sanctions Against Lender, New York Times

Firm pursuing foreclosure might not be your lender, Des Moines Register

Foreclosures: Not So Fast, BusinessWeek

Prisoners of Debt, BusinessWeek

Short Sale Power Hour Does Mandelman Matters Live!

Awards, Recognition & Personal

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O. Max Gardner III recognized as “Super Lawyer” for fourth year, The Shelby Star

O. Max Gardner III Named North Carolina “Super Lawyer” for Fifth Consecutive Year, NCBLC

Max’s Boot Camp featured on Nightline

Max’s Boot Camp featured on CNN

Superhero Bankruptcy Man trains at Max’s Bankruptcy Boot Camp

Bankruptcy Man comes back for more sage advice

Speech of O. Max Gardner III Cleveland County Obama Get-Out-the-Vote Rally Palmer Park, Shelby May 3, 2008 (pdf)

Walter H. Dalton, Candidate for NC Lt. Governor names Governor O. Max Gardner as his favorite governor, ENC Today

Bankruptcy Boot Camp: Basic training in bogus mortgage fees, News Channel 7 Ashville, North Carolina