3rd Circ. Says Amended Foreclosure Suit Is Time-Barred

Law360, Philadelphia (September 5, 2012, 8:02 PM EDT) -- New claims brought as part of amended complaints that would otherwise be stale under the statute of limitations must clearly relate back to allegations raised in the original suit before being allowed to stand, the Third Circuit ruled in booting a homeowner's foreclosure suit Wednesday.

A three-judge panel upheld a Pennsylvania federal court's dismissal of Mary Glover's class action claims that Udren Law Offices PC violated the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act and the Pennsylvania Fair Credit Extension Uniformity Act by continuing to pursue a foreclosure...
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