Litchfield Cavo Wins Motion of Summary Judgment in Defense of Homeowners’ Association
On September 30, 2015, Federal Judge Kenneth Hoyt of the U.S. Southern District of Texas granted De Moss Owners Association, Inc.’s motion for final summary judgment. De Moss is a homeowners' association represented by Laura Beckman Hedge and Armando Chiu in Litchfield Cavo LLP’s Houston office. Judge Hoyt also granted similar motions filed by De Moss’ co-defendants, but denied plaintiffs’ cross-motions A final take nothing judgment was entered on the same day.
Plaintiffs alleged that De Moss and its co-defendants wrongfully foreclosed their property and violated various state and federal consumer protection statutes. Plaintiffs were seeking to recover damages for the alleged loss of value to their property and mental anguish.