BofA Escapes RICO Suit Over Faulty RE Loan Reports

Law360, New York (July 6, 2012, 3:11 PM EDT) -- A New York federal judge on Thursday threw out a civil racketeering suit against Bank of America NA and a loan servicer over allegedly libelous credit history reports, ruling that commercial real estate investor Nightingale Group LLC failed to adequately plead a pattern of racketeering activity.

Nightingale had accused investment management firm CW Capital Asset Management LLC, on behalf of BofA, of violating the Racketeer Influence and Corrupt Organizations Act by publishing seven false servicing notes related to retail properties in Tennessee and Pennsylvania, and then...
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Case Title

The Nightingale Group, LLC et al v. CW Capital Asset Management LLC et al


Case Number

1:11-cv-09293

Court

New York Southern

Nature of Suit

Racketeer/Corrupt Organization

Judge

Paul A. Engelmayer

Date Filed

December 18, 2011

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