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  • Business Interruption Insurance COVID-19  claims  --  Society Insurance, Twin City d/b/a Hartford, others
    Business Interruption Insurance COVID-19 claims -- Society Insurance, Twin City d/b/a Hartford, others

    Many businesses have been hit particularly hard by government-mandated coronavirus shut-down orders. But instead of finding help in policies they paid for, their claims are being denied. Our lawyers ...

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  • COVID-19; Extension of foreclosure and eviction moratorium on Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac and FHA mortgages
    COVID-19; Extension of foreclosure and eviction moratorium on Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac and FHA mortgages

    On August 27, 2020, the Federal Housing Finance Authority (FHFA) and Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) announced they will extend their foreclosure and eviction moratorium through the ...

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  • COVID-19; extension of garnishment moratorium in Illinois
    COVID-19; extension of garnishment moratorium in Illinois

    Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker has again extended Executive Order 2020-25 , which includes limits on garnishments and wage deductions. It is now in effect until Sept. 19, 2020. The extension is part of a ...

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  • COVID-19 and car purchases
    COVID-19 and car purchases

    Persons buying cars without visiting the car dealer's place of business, as many sellers of new and used cars are advertising during the COVID-19 pandemic, may (depending on the facts) be entitled to ...

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  • COVID 19 and credit reporting of student loans
    COVID 19 and credit reporting of student loans

    Please contact us if you have a student loan, received an automatic forbearance as a result of the CARES Act, and are being negatively reported on your credit report. If you are not sure if this has ...

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  • COVID-19; Mortgage relief because of coronavirus outbreak
    COVID-19; Mortgage relief because of coronavirus outbreak

    Homeowners who have lost income or their jobs because of the coronavirus outbreak may be eligible to have their mortgage payments reduced or suspended for up to 12 months. Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac , ...

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