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The New York State Department of Financial Services Proposes Robust Cybersecurity Rules

Banking, Consumer Protection, Insurance, Uncategorized On September 13, 2016, the New York State Department of Financial Services (DFS) proposed new rules that would require certain “Covered Entities” to establish and implement cybersecurity programs designed to protect nonpublic consumer information (Nonpublic Information) and technology systems from cyber-attacks (Proposed Rules). Below are some of the highlights of the Proposed Rules: Covered Entities... Read more →

by   |   October 17, 2016

CFPB’s Structure Ruled Unconstitutional but it Avoids Being Dismantled

Banking, Broker-Dealer, CFPB, Consumer Protection, Litigation On October 11, 2016, the United States Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit issued its highly anticipated opinion in PHH Corp., et al. v. CFPB, holding that the Consumer... Read more →

by   |   October 11, 2016

CFPB Month in Review for August 2016

Banking, CFPB, Consumer Protection, Litigation In case you missed it, here is what the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) was up to over the last month: Enforcement Actions and Litigation Enforcement Action Against... Read more →

by   |   September 7, 2016

Top 5 Things the Financial Industry Needs to do in Response to the CFPB’s Proposed Arbitration Rule

Banking, CFPB, Consumer Protection, Litigation By Zane Gilmer and Liz Kramer On May 5, 2016, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) announced a long awaited and highly controversial proposed rule that, if adopted,... Read more →

by   |   July 24, 2016