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Yes, if you can demonstrate that your failed to either follow the terms of your customer agreement (for your banks) or the banking laws and regulations when handling the transaction you would be able to pursue a cause of action against the bank.
You should consult with an attorney, but you could file an action against both banks. One or both are responsible. The court in deciding the case can apportion the responsibility between them.
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