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15 May 2020CFPB: Fair lending and AI


The CFPB released its latest fair lending report, Protecting consumers and encouraging innovation: 2019 Fair Lending Report to Congress with a…

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20 Apr 2020Data Suppression During COVID-19


As the country and world faces the unprecedented threat of the COVID-19 virus, many consumers are facing financial hardship and risk…

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06 Mar 2020CFPB Constitutional says the Fifth Circuit


As the U.S. Supreme Court debates the constitutionality of the CFPB, the Fifth Circuit weighed in upholding the Bureau’s constitutionality on…

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04 Mar 2020CFPB Constitutionality at the Supreme Court


The SCOTUS blog yesterday had two postings summarizing oral argument earlier in the day in a case that questions the constitutionality…

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20 Feb 2020CFPB Symposium on Consumer Access to Financial Records (Dodd-Frank Sec. 1033)


The CFPB announced that “it will hold a symposium on Consumer Access to Financial Records and Section 1033 of the Dodd-Frank…

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05 Feb 2020New CFPB policy of abusive acts, but questions remain


The CFPB’s policy statement on abusive acts or practices is still pretty new (here), but already interpretations are being offered, and…

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04 Feb 2020CDIA comments to FTC/CFPB on accuracy


Consumer reports are predictive, reliable, and accurate and there are laws in place to ensure and enforce this.  These are the…

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24 Jan 2020CFPB to define abusive


Today, the CFPB announced the issuance of its Statement of Policy Regarding Prohibition on Abusive Acts or Practices.  Through the policy…

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17 Jan 202011th Circuit Decision in Williams v. First Advantage


On January 9, 2020, the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit issued its decision in Williams v. First Advantage…

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16 Jan 2020Life after the CFBP? Yes, in California and New York


We have reported before on how California and New York are racing to expand their powers to create mini-CFPBs in their…

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