A&B Abstract: On July 27, 2022, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (“CFPB”) and the US Department of Justice (“DOJ”) entered into a settlement with Trident Mortgage Company (“Trident”), resolving allegations under the Equal Credit … [Continue reading] about CFPB and DOJ Announce Redlining Settlement Against Non-Bank Mortgage Lender
A&B Abstract: In Daniels v. Select Portfolio Servicing, Inc., 2022 U.S. App. LEXIS 14013 (11th Cir. May 24, 2022) a panel of the Eleventh Circuit addressed the question “whether a required monthly mortgage statement that generally complies … [Continue reading] about Eleventh Circuit Finds Monthly Mortgage Statement Containing Boilerplate “This Is An Attempt To Collect A Debt” Language Constitutes A Communication “In Connection With The Collection of A Debt” Under The FDCPA
In a June 28 letter to Director Chopra and accompanying White Paper and press release, the ABA, CBA, ICBA, and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce have called on the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB or Bureau) to rescind recent revisions made to … [Continue reading] about Joint Trade Associations Reject the CFPB’s “Discrimination-Unfairness” Theory
A&B Abstract The CFPB’s statutory authority to issue a recent request for information (RFI) regarding employer-driven debt is in doubt, which may affect the utility of any comments submitted in response to its request. Background On June … [Continue reading] about Did the CFPB Have Authority to Issue its RFI Regarding Employer-Driven Debt?
A&B Abstract The second observance of the Juneteenth National Independence Day (Juneteenth) holiday is Monday, June 20, 2022. President Biden signed legislation making Juneteenth National Independence Day a federal national holiday last year. … [Continue reading] about Second Juneteenth Holiday Raises Tricky Compliance Issues