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CFPB and DOJ Continue Aggressive and Controversial Enforcement Efforts Against Indirect Auto Lenders with Enforcement Action Against Toyota Motor Credit Corporation

Banking, CFPB, Consumer Protection, Litigation On February 2, 2016, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) and the Department of Justice (DOJ) announced a joint enforcement action against indirect auto lender Toyota Motor Credit Corporation (Toyota Motor Credit) for alleged discriminatory lending practices in violation of the Equal Credit Opportunity Act (ECOA). The CFPB and DOJ allege that Toyota Motor Credit […] Read more →

by   |   February 2, 2016

House of Representatives Issues Part II of Report Criticizing CFPB’s Auto Lending Enforcement Efforts

Banking, CFPB, Consumer Protection, Litigation On January 20, 2016, Republican members of the House of Representatives’ Financial Services Committee issued a report titled Unsafe at Any Bureaucracy, Part II: How the Bureau... Read more →

by   |   February 1, 2016

M&A

House to (Again) Consider Bill to Exempt M&A Brokers from Exchange Act Registration

Broker-Dealer, M&A A bill that would provide a federal statutory exemption from the broker-dealer registration requirements under Section 15(a) of the Exchange Act for certain so called “M&A... Read more →

by   |   February 1, 2016

CFPB Releases Monthly Complaint Report for December 2015 and Highlights New York Metro Area Complaints

Banking, CFPB, Litigation On January 28, 2016, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) released its latest Monthly Complaint Report for December 2015, which provides an overview of three-month... Read more →

by   |   January 31, 2016