mortgage lawsuit http://wkms.org en Illinois County Recorders to Split $3.3M Settlement http://wkms.org/post/illinois-county-recorders-split-33m-settlement <p></p><p>Illinois' 102 county recorders will split $3.3 million from the settlement of a national mortgage lawsuit.&nbsp;</p><p>Attorney General Lisa Madigan announced the disbursement of funds on Wednesday.&nbsp; Madigan and 45 other attorneys general reached the settlement with Florida-based Lender Processing Services Inc. in January.&nbsp;</p><p>The attorneys general alleged the company used widespread "robo-signing" of mortgage documents to service loans for homeowners at risk of foreclosure. They said an LPS subsidiary took part in "surrogate signing," in which an unauthorized person signed documents in someone else's name.&nbsp; Thu, 25 Apr 2013 11:46:15 +0000 Todd Hatton & The Associated Press 31000 at http://wkms.org Illinois County Recorders to Split $3.3M Settlement