California Supreme Court Watch

Jul 12, 2021
#21-358 Beier v. Bank of America, S268569.

#21-358 Beier v. Bank of America, S268569. (G058753; nonpublished opinion; Orange County Superior Court; 30-2017-00907172.) Petition for review after the Court of Appeal affirmed the judgment in a civil action. The court ordered briefing deferred pending decision in Sheen v. Wells Fargo Bank, N.A., S258019 (#19-173), which presents the following issue: Does a mortgage servicer owe a borrower a duty of care to refrain from making material misrepresentations about the status of a foreclosure sale following the borrower’s submission of, and the servicer’s agreement to review, an application to modify a mortgage loan?

Review granted: 07/14/2021

See the Court of Appeal Opinion.