Bad Timing for Deeds in Lieu

The Abstract, Fall 2009

3 Pages Posted: 14 Feb 2011

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Roger Bernhardt

Golden Gate University - School of Law

Date Written: September 1, 2009


This article discusses the right of redemption and the rule against clogging and why a deed in lieu that is given after the mortgage has already been executed may be enforceable notwithstanding that one given at the same time as the mortgage is not.

Keywords: Deed, Foreclosure, Equity of Redemption, Mortgage, Clogging, Deed in Lieu

JEL Classification: K11

Suggested Citation

Bernhardt, Roger, Bad Timing for Deeds in Lieu (September 1, 2009). The Abstract, Fall 2009. Available at SSRN:

Roger Bernhardt (Contact Author)

Golden Gate University - School of Law ( email )

536 Mission Street
San Francisco, CA 94105
United States

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