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How to Cancel Secured and Unsecured Debt Obligations Through Strategic Litigation ~ NY State Bar Approved 6HR CLE with Chad Elrod, Esq and Jeff Jackson, Esq.. ~ February 7, 2014 in New York, NY


Friday, February 7, 2014 from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM (EST)

How to Cancel Secured and Unsecured Debt Obligations...

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How to Cancel Secured and Unsecured Debt Obligations
Through Strategic Litigation

with Chad Elrod, Esq. and Jeff Jackson, Esq.


February 7, 2014
9:00 am - 4:00 pm (EST)

New York, NY

Licensed New York State Bar Attorneys
attend for FREE with a valid State Bar Number and ID at the door.

New York Marriott at the Brooklyn Bridge
333 Adams Street
Brooklyn, New York 11201


Chad D. Elrod

South Texas College of Law, J.D. (2008)
The University of Houston, B.S. (2005)

State Bar of Texas (2008)
U.S. District Court, Southern District of Texas
U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Texas

Professional Affiliations
Houston Young Lawyers Association

Community Activities
Bridge to Eden, Non-Profit (Director)

  Jeffrey C. Jackson


South Texas College of Law, J.D. (2008)
Fifth Best Speaker in the T. Gerald Treece Summer Mock Trial Academy Competition (Summer 2007); Varsity Advocate for the South Texas Mock Trial Litigation Team (Fall 2006, Spring 2007); Seventh Best Speaker in the Leroy Jeffers Intramural Moot Court Competition (Fall 2006); Advocate in the T. Gerald Treece Mock Trial Academy (Summer 2006); Dean’s Honor List (Spring 2006); Phi Delta Phi Highest Grade Award in Legal Research & Writing I (Fall 2005)

The University of Texas at Austin, B.A. (2005)
University’s Honors (Fall 2004); Phi Kappa Psi Fraternity

State Bar of Texas (2008)
U.S. District Court, Southern District of Texas
U.S. District Court, Northern District of Texas

Prior Experience
Law Office of Thomas E. Sheffield, Law Clerk (2008)
Texas 1st Court of Appeals, Judicial Intern (Fall 2006)

Professional Affiliations
Texas Exes
Texas Young Lawyers Association

Community Activities
Responsible Urban Development for Houston
Member, University Interscholastic League (UIL)
Official, Houston Chapter of Basketball Officials


Class Schedule

  • The Fundamentals of Securitization
    • What is securitization?
    • History of Mortgage Securitization
    • REMIC Status and Pass-Through Taxation Treatment
    • Bondholder Ownership of Payment Streams
    • Derivative Obligations as Weapons of Mass Destruction
    • Securitization as a Primary Cause of Mortgage Crisis of 2008-present.
  • Securitization Process; the Parties and Their Roles
    • Originator, Sponsor, Depositor, REMIC Trustee
    • Pooling and Servicing Agreement
    • Typical chain of transfers required by a PSA
    • Typical recording requirements required by a PSA
    • Other important requirements of a PSA
    • Credit Default Swaps
    • Investor Classes and Traunches
  • Common Indications of a Botched Securitization
    • Problems with the Chain of Title
    • Problems with Indorsements and Allonges
    • Signatures by Persons without Authority
    • Stamped Signatures
    • Improper Notarization Procedure
    • Robo-Signors and outsource doc mills
    • Lost Note Affidavits
    • MERS “vice-presidents” and “assistant secretaries”
  • Importance of Mortgage Securitization Audit
    • Searches for mortgage loan in a MBS Trust
    • Identifies probable Securitization Transaction Parties
    • Includes important sections from the PSA
    • Conducts electronic search of county records for potential bogus assignment documents
    • Conducts Robo-signor analysis and cross-checks with robo-signor database.
  • Defending Foreclosures in NY on the Basis of a Botched Securitization
    • Quiet Title
      • Jurisdiction
      • Limitation
      • Parties
      • Pleading
      • Judgments
      • Answers and Counterclaims
      • Burden of Proof and Trial
    • Assignee's/Transferee's Standing to Foreclose
      • Standing Generally
      • Raising Standing in a foreclosure lawsuit Answer
      • Negotiable Instruments (UCC Art. III)
      • Assignments vs. Transfers
      • Mortgage Assignments (State Law)
      • Prerequisites of an Assignment
      • UCC Art. III Transfers (UCC and State Law)
      • Pre-Requisites of a Transfer
      • Holder Status vs. Holder in Due Course Status
      • “Show me the Note” in NY Law
    • New York Case Studies: Standing to Foreclose and Quiet Title
  • Basics of a Homeowner Workout
    • Reinstatement
    • Bankruptcy
    • Deed in Lieu of Foreclosure   
    • Modification
    • Short Sale
  • Future Consumer Law Trends in Unsecured Debt Arena
    • Student Loan Securitization
      • Potential Legal Causes of Action to Gain leverage
      • Potential lawyer/client contract for student loan representation
      • Advent of the Student Loan Securitization Audit
    • Credit Card Securitization
      • Potential Legal Causes of Action to Gain leverage
      • Advent of the Credit Card Securitization Audit



"An excellent class to help me to know what questions to ask and how to best use the information to provide excellent customer service and more informed advice for my clients as they protect themselves in purchasing real estate. Want to take Ambassador training as soon as possible."
Beverly Orr

"Any attorney that practices foreclosure litigation should attend this seminar even if s/he is not going to prepare, the lawyer needs to understand the concept"
Valmiro L Donado

"Auditing provides an alternative to loan modifications and provides a level of strength for homeowners and lawyers to negotiate with. Finally, there is a class out there that teaches the tools to fight this against these financial institutions in this terrible economic mortgage crises." 
Angela Narain White

"I came in to this class wanting to do professional, competent, and comprehensive forensic loan audits and that is exactly what this class has done for me! As a mortgage professional looking to sustain myself in this career field, I have found that this class has opened up a wealth of opportunities for me and was easily worth the time and money." 
Mark Martinez

"Highly recommend this for those who truly and sincerely want to help people save their homes especially during these hard economic times. Foreclosures are at an all time high and the fraud is unbelievable. Forensic Audits (certified) are the basis of litigating a fraudulent loan and this needs to be exposed now, Homeowners have a greater chance of saving their homes thru zeroing out their loan debt and/or negotiating their existing loan(s). A big plus but many are not aware. Mahalo for opening this opportunity so we can help the homeowners save their homes"
Mark Aquino

"This is a must have instruction for in depth understanding of the process. The knowledge gives confidence which can be translated into doing the audits more efficiently and quicker, while at the same time far more accurate and detailed."
Marla Buchwald

"My expectations were exceeded. I have been a Real Estate professional since 1993 and have simply followed guidelines established. This course has opened my eyes to all the reasons of 'why'." 
Michael Bakkers

"The class was extremely informational. The instructors were exceptional. I will use this information in all my reports, which in turn will help my clients."
Rhonda Arellano

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When & Where

New York Marriott at the Brooklyn Bridge
333 Adams Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201

Friday, February 7, 2014 from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM (EST)

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Executive Summary

Every day, more and more Americans are foreclosed upon despite the known irregularities in loan documents, fraud, predatory lending practices, contract law violations, and many actionable torts, on behalf of major lending institutions, loan servicers, investment banks, and even government institutions. As attorneys, we knew there had to be an easier, more affordable way for industry professionals to obtain access to the world of “hidden trade secrets” that our team of experts has developed.

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"My answers to all your questions are 'AWESOME'!!! Lori's extensive knowledge of this topic was invaluable to the teaching of the Bloomberg program. Questions I've been wondering about wondering about were answered and elaborated on. Wonderful experience. Plus Lori is also engaging, funny, and SMART, SMART, SMART! Many Thanks!!"
Jeanni Schipper

"I know that very few indeed are preparing these audits. This is awesome, Thanks you."
Wayne Moon

"Take this class! Fighting mortgage fraud without this information is like flying blind in the mountains."
Melanie Sandlin

"This is a great class. I obtained what I needed and more. This is a class every homeowner should enlist in. The information is priceless. Great, great class."
Heidi Amaya

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Our founding vision at CFLA was for Attorneys and Legal Professionals to utilize cutting edge trade secrets and industry professionals to assist them in the training, research, and work product development necessary to litigate on behalf of their homeowner clients. We brought together some of the best minds in the legal and technological fields to make this vision a reality. The result is CFLA, the leading, nationally recognized legal brand for law firms, attorneys, and small business in the United States.

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Our Business

CFLA is a network of experienced certified forensic loan auditors specializing in the research and analysis needed to provide attorneys and loan modification companies with the Forensic Loan Audits& Qualified Written Requests that they need to even the playing field with Lenders and successfully negotiate (1) Principal Reductions, (2) Interest rate Reductions and (3) Loan Modifications on behalf of their homeowner clients.

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Our Clients

Certified Forensic Loan Auditors, LLC has more than 10,000 affiliates and Law Firm clients, serving all 50 States, including Legal Aide Societies, Corporations, Non Profits, and many other organizations that assist homeowners directly.

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Certified Auditors

Congratulations to each of CFLA's students/trainees who have successfully completed the 40-hour Ambassador Mortgage Securitization Auditor Training Class, have satisfactorily met all the requirements, and passed all examinations necessary to be a CFLA accredited Ambassador Mortgage Securitization Auditor (MSA).

Haven't taken the course yet? Here's your chance to learn from the Industry's Leading Experts.

Call today or register online to reserve your seat!

Toll Free: 888-758-CFLA (2352)

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Mortgage Securitization Auditor Training Program Explained

Certified Forensic Loan Auditors, LLC. has created a comprehensive training certification program entitled: "Mortgage Securitization Auditor "MSA"—A 24-hour in-person intensive seminar held across the country." This is a comprehensive 24-hr training course to become a CFLA accredited Mortgage Securitization Auditor "MSA".


Contact Information

Certified Forensic Loan Auditors, LLC
13101 W Washington Blvd Suite 444
Los Angeles, CA 90066

Certified Forensic Loan Auditors, LLC
2600 South Shore Blvd Suite 300
League City, TX 77573

Phone: 310-432-6304
Toll Free: 1-888-758-CFLA (2352)
Facsimile: 310-432-6303

"The Nation’s Leading Forensic Loan Auditing Company"

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