Weekly Brief: CFPB, Legal Fees & Hashtag Hijackers

Oct. 18 (Bloomberg Law) -- Bloomberg Law's Lee Pacchia runs through the week's most important legal news. The Consumer Finance Protection Bureau is considering a plan to grant unprecedented legal immunity to mortgage lenders. Also, two law firms are fighting over the legal fees associated with Bradely Birkenfeld's $104 million whistleblower award. The show closes out with a twitter dustup at the Legal Marketing Association Technology Conference West over the use of a hashtag.

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