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MAKING SENSE OF DODD-FRANK

The Dodd-Frank Act has broad and deep implications that will touch every corner of financial services and multiple other industries. This site, developed and maintained by attorneys at Stinson Leonard Street, is dedicated to making sense of this complex legislation and helping businesses understand how it will affect them specifically. Our Bloggers »

Dodd-Frank Consumer Protection

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, would prohibit certain financial services companies from banning consumer class actions as part of mandatory pre-dispute arbitration agreements and require companies to report certain arbitration data to […] Read more →

by   |   July 24, 2016

CFPB Week in Review

Banking, CFPB, Consumer Protection, Litigation The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) had another busy week.  Here is an overview of what the CFPB was up to recently: Enforcement Actions and Litigation Enforcement... Read more →

by   |   July 24, 2016

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Republicans Announce Plans to Replace Dodd-Frank

Banking, CFPB, Consumer Protection, Public Companies and Securities House Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX) unveiled details of the Financial CHOICE Act – the Republican plan to replace the Dodd-Frank Act and promote... Read more →

by   |   June 7, 2016

CFPB Release Report Critical of Auto Title Loans

Banking, CFPB, Consumer Protection, Litigation On May 18, 2016, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) issued a report on auto title loans.  Auto title loans are small-dollar, high interest, loans that are generally... Read more →

by   |   May 23, 2016