Law professor pens piece on providing relief to those hit hardest by foreclosure

Matthew Rossman, CWRUMatthew Rossman, professor of law, wrote an opinion piece for The Plain Dealer titled “Homeowners hardest hit by foreclosure crisis deserve ‘disaster’ relief.”

In his article, Rossman explains how certain communities were hit hardest by foreclosures—and never recovered.

He proposes providing relief to those who lost significant equity, similar to how disaster relief is handled after a hurricane or tornado.

Read his article online at