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The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Celebrates 10-Year Anniversary

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On July 21, Acting Director Dave Uejio celebrated the 10-year anniversary of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) by giving prepared remarks highlighting the CFPB’s activities over the past 10 years in enforcement,...more

Ballard Spahr LLP

CFPB Issues Final COVID-19 Mortgage Servicing Rules

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On June 28, 2021, the CFPB issued its Mortgage Servicing COVID-19 Final Rule (the Final Rule). The Final Rule, which amends Regulation X, is effective August 31, 2021, and comes at the same time as certain related updates...more

Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP

The UK's Age-Appropriate Design Code Comes into Force in September 2021

One in five United Kingdom ("UK") internet users are under 18, and, according to the UK's Information Commissioner Office (the "ICO"), "are using an internet that was not designed for them." Under the UK's Data Protection Act...more

Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner

District Court Says Supreme Court Ruling on Standing in Class Actions Does Not Apply to Privacy Claims

On June 25, 2021, the Supreme Court issued an important decision on Article III standing in class actions that will have a significant impact on the way class actions are certified - and will likely scuttle numerous ...more

Burr & Forman

Biden Administration Announces Mortgage Relief as Foreclosure Moratorium Comes to an End

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In just a few days, on July 31, 2021, the national moratoriums on residential evictions and foreclosures are set to expire.  With this deadline fast approaching, the Biden administration announced a new mortgage relief plan...more

Chambliss, Bahner & Stophel, P.C.

Colorado Privacy Act Passes With Nationwide Implications for Businesses

After California and Virginia, Colorado recently became the third state to pass a comprehensive consumer data privacy bill. Although this new Colorado Privacy Act (CPA) overlaps with the California and Virginia privacy laws,...more

Hudson Cook, LLP

CFPB Bites of the Month - July Top 10

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So what happened at the CFPB in the past month? Bite #10 - The CFPB released its Spring 2021 rulemaking Agenda. The CFPB published its Spring 2021 rulemaking Agenda, which outlines the current plans for the CFPB...more

Goodwin

SEC Announces Annual Regulatory Agenda

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In This Issue. Several federal financial regulatory agencies updated their Spring 2021 regulatory agendas; the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) announced its intention to restart Military Lending Act examinations;...more

Cozen O'Connor

The State AG Report - Volume 7, Issue 29 | July 2021

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The State AG Report – 7.22.2021 Here are last week’s curated AG and federal regulatory news stories highlighting key areas in which state and federal regulators’ decisions are having an impact across the US: Drug...more

Kelley Drye & Warren LLP

Recent CPSC Lawsuits Could Have Significant Ramifications for Platforms and for Companies Relying on Third Parties for Product...

Over the course of about a week, the CPSC, an agency that rarely litigates, flexed its litigation muscles not once, but twice, recently filing complaints against Amazon and Thyssenkrupp Access Corp., seeking to force both...more

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CFPB Issues Consent Order Against Fintech for Enabling Merchants to Secure Loans for Consumers Without Their Authorization

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On July 12, 2021, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) issued a consent order (the Consent Order) against a Fintech company that facilitates home improvement loans (the Fintech).  The CFPB claims that the Fintech...more

Latham & Watkins LLP

The Road Ahead for Open Banking in the US

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A new Executive Order could help open the door for the portability of consumer financial data. Definitive regulation for open banking may be on the horizon in the US. On July 9, 2021, President Biden issued an Executive...more

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Senate Banking Committee to hold July 29 hearing on 36% national rate cap

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On Thursday, July 29, the Senate Banking Committee will hold a hearing entitled, “Protecting Americans from Debt Traps by Extending the Military’s 36% Interest Rate Cap to Everyone.” ...more

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Troutman Pepper Weekly Consumer Financial Services COVID-19 Newsletter - July 2020 #4

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Like most industries today, Consumer Finance Services businesses are being significantly impacted by the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). Troutman Pepper has developed a dedicated COVID-19 Resource Center to guide clients...more

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Warren Suggests Potential CFPB Enforcement Priorities as Agency Marks 10-Year Anniversary

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In the 10 years since the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) opened its doors on July 21, 2011, the agency has in many ways upheld its mandate of looking out for the public interest. Created by the passage of the...more

Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP

Colorado Privacy Act: What Businesses Need to Know

With the passage of the Colorado Privacy Act (CPA) during its latest legislative session, Colorado has become the third state to enact a comprehensive consumer data privacy law, following California and Virginia. Corporations...more

White & Case LLP

How changing attitudes toward data sharing could accelerate smart city adoption

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The pandemic seems to have prompted people to rethink their attitudes toward sharing personal data, particularly when it is used to manage public health and provide essential services. Can this shift serve as a catalyst for...more

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Privacy Peril: AdiOs, Wi-Fi

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We have warned several times of the dangers of using public Wi-Fi networks (e.g., “I Spy Your Wi-Fi” from September 2018 and March 2020). For iPhone users, a newly-detected vulnerability risked serious damage to your phone’s...more

Weiner Brodsky Kider PC

Supreme Court Denies Article III Standing Based on Risk of Future Harm

The U.S. Supreme Court recently held that only class members who suffered a concrete harm had Article III standing to sue under FCRA.  The Court reversed the Ninth Circuit’s decision and remanded the case based on its ruling....more

Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP

FTC Unanimously Adopts Right to Repair Policy Statement

On Wednesday, July 21, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC or the “Commission”) unanimously voted to issue a new policy statement to target unlawful right to repair acts or practices that violate competition laws or Section 5...more

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Cannabis Client Alert - Week of July 19, 2021

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In this Week’s Edition - - Senators ask for comment on comprehensive federal cannabis legislation - CA set to reform its cannabis regulatory system with single new department - SC Governor shows support for medical...more

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First Class Action Filed under New Florida Telemarketing Rules

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On June 29, 2021, Florida Governor DeSantis signed SB1120 into law updating provisions of the Florida Consumer Protection Statutes related to telemarketing. Among the key updates to the Florida calling rules includes a...more

Shook, Hardy & Bacon L.L.P.

Food & Beverage Litigation Update l July 2021

Shook Of Counsel John Johnson III will join AIB International’s Judi Lazaro for the second webinar in a series on answering frequently asked questions about the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. During the webinar, Johnson...more

Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP

[Webinar] Fostering Responsible Innovation in California: Meet DFPI’s Christina Tetreault - July 28th, 10:00 am - 10:45 am PT

As its name suggests, California’s new Department of Financial Protection and Innovation (“DFPI”) isn’t just about protecting consumers—it also has an important mission to foster responsible innovation. What exactly is DFPI...more

Faegre Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP

A New Sheriff in Town: Enforcement of the CCPA Picks Up Under Bonta

The California Office of the Attorney General (OAG), under the leadership of new Attorney General (AG) Rob Bonta, has taken significant actions in recent weeks indicating that it is ramping up and potentially adding a new...more

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