Entries by Caryn Beougher

SEVENTH FEDERAL CIRCUIT | Key Points

Indiana’s Seventh Circuit affirmed dismissal of a homeowner’s claims against JPMorgan Chase Bank (“the Bank”) finding the homeowner’s complaint failed to state a cause of action for breach of contract, promissory estoppel, fraud, and/or intentional infliction of emotional distress. Taylor v. JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A., 958 F.3d 556, 559 (7th Cir. 2020). The homeowner, Anthony […]

SEVENTH FEDERAL CIRCUIT OF INDIANA CONCLUDED PARTIES DID NOT CONTRACT FOR MODIFICATION BECAUSE CONDITIONS PRECEDENT NOT MET

Indiana’s Seventh Circuit (federal appellate court) affirmed dismissal of a homeowner’s claims against JPMorgan Chase Bank (“Chase” or “the Bank”) finding the homeowner’s complaint failed to state a cause of action for breach of contract, promissory estoppel, fraud, and/or intentional infliction of emotional distress. Taylor v. JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A. The homeowner, Anthony Taylor (“Taylor”), […]