The Providence Journal features a front-page profile of Professor (and Housing Court Judge) Jorge Elorza, on holding banks accountable for foreclosed homes.

Upcoming Events

Open Door Speaker Series - The Traditional Side of Things

Sounding the Alarm on Mass Incarceration

Open Door Speaker Series - The Traditional Side of Things

Sounding the Alarm on Mass Incarceration

New York Area Info Session
MAR
05
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
The Ainsworth, 122 West 26th Street (btw 6th & 7th), New York, NY
New York City Alumni Networking Reception
MAR
05
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
The Ainsworth, 122 West 26th Street (btw 6th & 7th), New York, NY
360°of a Large Corporate Deal
MAR
19
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
RWU Law | Bristol, Rhode Island
Accepted Students Day
MAR
21
9:00 am - 3:15 pm
RWU Law, 10 Metacom Avenue, Bristol, RI 02809

Trending@RWULaw

02/24/2015
By Professor Emily Sack
On the evening of January 15, 2015, Oklahoma prisoner Charles Warner died by lethal injection, shortly after the Supreme Court denied his application for a stay of execution.  Warner had also...


Affordable Excellence at RWU LAW

Archives

Newsroom

Elorza on Holding Banks Accountable

The Providence Journal features a front-page profile of Professor (and Housing Court Judge) Jorge Elorza, on holding banks accountable for foreclosed homes.

From the PROVIDENCE JOURNAL: "Battling abandoned property: Judge Jorge Elorza wants to hold banks accountable for foreclosed homes" by Alisha A. Pina, Journal Staff Writer

Judge Jorge ElorzaPROVIDENCE (Jan. 3, 2013) — The courtroom is full, but no one from Deutsche Bank is present. “Where is your client?” Housing Court Judge Jorge O. Elorza sternly asks the bank’s lawyer. “Help me understand why the subpoena wasn’t honored.”

[...] Besides being a judge, Elorza is a law professor at Roger Williams University teaching courses on property law and policy, as well as advanced constitutional law. He is co-chairman of the university’s Latino Policy Institute. [...]

For full story, click here.