CDIA filed a comment this week with the CFPB’s Taskforce on Federal Consumer Financial Law in response to its March 2020 Request for Information to Assist the Taskforce on Federal Consumer Financial Law. Since the RFI was open-ended, it allowed CDIA to offer a comment on a wide range of issues the consumer reporting community would like to see reformed, including the CFPB complaint portal, credit repair, FCRA liability, employment screening forms, and credit freezes.
Eric J. Ellman is Senior Vice President for Public Policy and Legal Affairs at the Consumer Data Industry Association (CDIA) in Washington, DC. He also served for eight months as Interim President and CEO of the Association. More