Harry Niska was selected to the 2017 Minnesota Rising Stars list. This honor is awarded to just 2.5% of Minnesota lawyers annually, based primarily on a peer review process.
Jeff Ross and John Orenstein were again selected as Super Lawyers for 2017. This honor is awarded to five percent of Minnesota lawyers annually, based primarily on a peer review process.
In a communication to all holders of an RMBS trust, R&O on behalf of a holder urged them to reject a proposed settlement of a mortgage putback case. Holder votes had been solicited by the trustee, and certain holders had sent a memo promoting the settlement. R&O also recently brought an action against the trustee to compel the rejection of the proposed settlement.