Stinson Leonard Street Dodd Frank

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

CFPB Proposes Controversial Rule to Limit Use of Arbitration Agreements

Banking, Broker-Dealer, CFPB, Consumer Protection, Litigation 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 the CFPB.  If the proposed rule is finalized, […] Read more →

by   |   May 12, 2016

The CFPB’s Recent Data Security Enforcement Action Marks Ever Expanding CFPB Authority

CFPB, Consumer Protection, Litigation To view this article click the link below to be transferred to Stinson Leonard Street’s Emerging Trends Newsletter. Recent Data Security Enforcement Action Marks Ever... Read more →

by   |   April 26, 2016

CFPB Releases Monthly Complaint Report for March 2016

Banking, CFPB, Consumer Protection On March 29, 2016, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) released its latest Monthly Complaint Report for March 2016, which provides an overview of three-month trends in... Read more →

by   |   April 5, 2016

CFPB Takes Action Against Another Student Debt Relief Company

Banking, CFPB, Consumer Protection On March 30, 2016, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) announced an enforcement action against student debt relief company Student Aid Institute, Inc., and its chief... Read more →

by   |   April 5, 2016