Concerned that privileged bank information submitted to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau may not be protected, the American Bar Association has asked Congress to pass legislation that would create a single, consistent standard for handling privileged bank documents. "As you...
The American Tort Reform Association (ATRA) has released a new white paper examining the evolution of state consumer protection acts, including the New Jersey Consumer Fraud Act. Consumer Protection Acts or Consumer Litigation Acts?... Read Post
James Surowiecki asks the GOP to end its crusade against Elizabeth Warren and her efforts to reform the banking and lending industries with the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau: Meatpackers hated the Meat Inspection Act of 1906,... Read Post
A Realtor friend of mine recently asked me about the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau: “Do they really do anything when somebody submits a complaint about their mortgage company? Can I tell clients that it’s not a waste of time ... Read Post