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Supreme Court to Hear Fair Housing Act Case Bank of America v. City of Miami, Florida

The United States Supreme Court agreed in mid-2016 to review Bank of America Corp. v. City of Miami and Wells Fargo & Co. v. City of Miami, cases hinging on standing under the Fair Housing Act, 42 U.S.C. 3604 et seq., that seek to hold major U.S. banks accountable for their allegedly illegal and discriminatory conduct during the housing crisis and its aftermath. Lieff Cabraser and co-counsel represent the City of Miami and submitted our brief to the Supreme Court.

Briefs of Respondents

We have been joined by numerous groups and individuals in amicus support, including civil rights and law enforcement organizations, including:

The Court will hear argument on the case on Tuesday, November 8, 2016.