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Lender Agrees to Pay CFPB $2.75 Million Fine for Distorting Credit Records

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Banking, Consumer Protection The CFPB obtained a consent order from an auto finance company that allegedly distorted consumer credit records for years. The auto finance company, which according to the CFPB lends primarily to subprime borrowers, allegedly failed to fix known flaws in a computer system that was providing inaccurate information to credit reporting agencies. The CFPB believes […] Read more →

by   |   August 21, 2014

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SEC to Commence Examinations of Municipal Advisors

Municipal Advisors, Uncategorized The SEC announced that its Office of Compliance Inspections and Examinations, or OCIE, is launching an examination initiative directed at newly regulated municipal advisors. It... Read more →

by   |   August 20, 2014

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CFPB Revises Mortgage Servicing Transfer Guidance

Banking, Consumer Protection The CFPB believes there are potential risks to consumers that may arise in connection with transfers of residential mortgage servicing rights. The CFPB has stated its concern in... Read more →

by   |   August 20, 2014

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Amnesty International Continues to Push for En Banc Rehearing in Conflict Minerals Case

Public Companies and Securities Amnesty International has filed a supplemental brief which continues to advocate for a rehearing en banc in the conflict minerals case.  The argument is this:  American Meat... Read more →

by   |   August 19, 2014