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Fed Issues Final Rules on Emergency Lending

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Banking The Federal Reserve Board approved a final rule specifying its procedures for emergency lending under Section 13(3) of the Federal Reserve Act.  Since the passage of the Dodd-Frank Act in 2010, the Board’s authority to engage in emergency lending has been limited to programs and facilities with “broad-based eligibility” that have been established with the […] Read more →

by   |   November 30, 2015

CFPB Releases Compliance Bulletin Related to Consumer Authorizations for Preauthorized Electronic Fund Transfers

Banking, CFPB, Consumer Protection, Litigation On November 23, 2015, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) issued CFPB Compliance Bulletin 2015-06 to provide companies with guidance related to their obligations under... Read more →

by   |   November 29, 2015

House of Representatives Issues Report Blasting CFPB on the Heels of House Vote to Repeal CFPB’s Auto Lending Guidance

Banking, CFPB, Consumer Protection, Litigation On November 24, 2015, Republican members of the House of Representatives’ Financial Services Committee issued a report titled Unsafe at Any Bureaucracy: CFPB Junk Science and... Read more →

by   |   November 29, 2015

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Agencies Update Volcker Rule FAQs (November 2015)

Banking Two new Volcker Rule FAQs has been issued.  The first addresses an issue where a banking entity terminates a market-making business that it conducted as a Volcker Rule permitted... Read more →

by   |   November 27, 2015