In re Rodriguez, 629 F.3d 136 (3rd Cir., Dec. 23, 2010) (Barry)
A mortgage servicer improperly adjusts an ongoing, post-petition mortgage payment when it effectively includes missed payments for a “cushion” in the monthly payment rather than including them in the pre-petition arrearage claim.
By Henry E. Hildebrand, III, Chapter 13 Trustee for the Middle District of Tennessee.
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