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Thomas Fox - Compliance Evangelist

Trekking Through Compliance, Episode 15: Compliance Lessons from Shore Leave

In this episode of Trekking Through Compliance, we consider the episode Shore Leave, which aired on December 29, 1966, with a Star Date of 3025.3. This is one of the most fun and beloved TOS episodes. It begins with the...more

Thomas Fox - Compliance Evangelist

Trekking Through Compliance, Episode 14: Compliance Lessons from Balance of Terror

In this episode of Trekking Through Compliance, we consider the episode Balance of Terror, which aired on December 15, 1966, Star Date 1709.1 Enterprise investigates the lack of response from Earth outposts 2 and 3,...more

Thomas Fox - Compliance Evangelist

10 For 10: Top Compliance Stories For The Week Ending June 15, 2024

Welcome to 10 For 10, the podcast that brings you the week’s top 10 compliance stories in one podcast each week. Tom Fox, the Voice of Compliance, brings to you, the compliance professional, the compliance stories you need...more

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Discrimination and Bias in Residential Lending

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In this podcast episode, Dean and Len discuss the timely issue of appraisal discrimination and bias within the context of Fair Lending. Dean highlights the FFIEC's recent guidance on mitigating risks related to discriminatory...more

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Redlining Complications Caused by Implementation of 2020 Census Tracts

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In this podcast episode, Dean and Len discuss the complexities surrounding redlining accusations faced by banks, particularly focusing on the implications of the 2020 Census data. Len explains that the increase in the number...more

Alston & Bird

CFPB Seeks Permanent Enforcement – Will this Further its Repeat Offender Agenda?

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On May 31, 2024, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) sued student loan servicer Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency (PHEAA) for illegally collecting on student loans that have been discharged in...more

Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP

Lasting Excellence June 2024 - Insurance Companies in NAV, CLOs and Rated Feeders: Where Are We Now

If you are confused about the current state of play of insurance companies investing in CLOs, rated feeder structures and other NAV based loans, we are here to help. Let’s start with the basics: the National Association of...more

Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP

Quick Updates From the UK and Europe

There's been a flurry of regulatory activity in the UK and Europe over the past few weeks. Here's a look at the highlights. The EU has renewed its determination that the solvency regime for US-headquartered insurers and...more

Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP

CFPB Awkwardly Finalizes a Portion of Its Personal Financial Data Rights Rule

As we discussed in the fall over a series of articles (Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, and Part 4) and reported on further in January, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (“CFPB”) is on a mission to allow consumers to more...more

Holland & Hart - The Benefits Dial

You Say It’s Your Birthday?! Well, It’s ERISA’s Birthday, Too!

Employee benefits law is mostly drawn from two federal sources—the Internal Revenue Code and ERISA. Just what is “ERISA,” though? Its official reference is the “Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974.” That means the...more

Troutman Pepper

FTC Issues 2023 Staff Report on Actions Related to Credit, Leases, and Electronic Fund Transfers

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On May 28, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) released its annual report to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) detailing enforcement and educational activities undertaken in 2023. The report pertains to actions...more

Hudson Cook, LLP

CFPB Enforcement Order Registry Requirements Effective September 16

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Who's Covered: Registrations and Written Statements - Generally, a covered nonbank with a covered order in effect on or after September 16, 2024, must register and submit information to the CFPB about the entity and the...more

Seward & Kissel LLP

OFAC Issues New Wave of Russia Sanctions Expanding Secondary Sanctions Risk for Foreign Financial Institutions

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On June 12, 2024, the United States Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (“OFAC”), in coordination with the U.S. Department of State, announced a new wave of Russia sanctions that significantly expand...more

Proskauer - The Capital Commitment

Mid-Year Enforcement Update: SEC’s Continued Focus on Private Funds in 2024

As we reach the midpoint of 2024, the SEC has maintained its rigorous enforcement stance on the private funds industry, proposing new rules and oversight tools to better identify and investigate market practices. As 2024...more

Foley & Lardner LLP

Capital in the Capitol

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As we kick off the summer of 2024, we thought it important to take a hard look at the status and trends in the emerging company (EC) and venture capital (VC) markets in the District of Columbia (D.C.) as it compares with...more

Holland & Knight LLP

Department of Labor Releases New ERISA Fiduciary Rule

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The U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) on April 23, 2024, issued the Retirement Security Rule (the Final Rule), which expands who qualifies as an investment advice fiduciary for purposes of the Employee Retirement Income Security...more

Womble Bond Dickinson

The Complexities and Costs of Eliminating Interchange Fees on Sales Tax Portions

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Illinois has become the first state to adopt legislation banning interchange fees on the tax amount and gratuity (tip) amount of a credit or debit payment transaction. The Illinois Interchange Fee Prohibition Act (IFPA)i,...more

Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP

FHFA enhances Fannie and Freddie flex modification policies

Recently, the FHFA announced that Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac will update their Flex Modification policies to help struggling borrowers reduce their mortgage payments. Flex Modification would be for eligible borrowers...more

Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP

GAO urges Fed to address outstanding recommendations

On June 3, GAO released a letter addressed to Fed Chair, Jerome Powell, to provide an update on the Fed's implementation of past GAO recommendations. As of May, GAO noted 13 open recommendations under the Fed. The Fed...more

Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP

Fed seeks to renew TILA, Regulation Z information collection

On June 4, the Fed published a request for comment on a proposal to extend the “Recordkeeping and Disclosure Requirements Associated with CFPB’s Regulation Z” for three years without revision. According to the notice, the...more

Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP

Acting Comptroller Hsu addresses AI integration risks and advocates for consumer financial health measures

On June 6, Acting Comptroller of the Currency, Michael J. Hsu, delivered two statements addressing distinct concerns regarding both artificial intelligence (AI) and consumer financial health. In the first statement at the...more

Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP

Fifth Circuit Vacates SEC’s Private Fund Advisers Rule

The Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals has vacated a Securities and Exchange Commission rule that represented one of the most significant changes to regulating private funds and private fund advisers since 2010....more

Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck

FHFA Asks for Input on FHLBanks

In May 2024, the Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) published a Request for Input (RFI) titled “Federal Home Loan Bank Core Mission Activities and Mission Achievement” with comments due to the FHFA on July 15, 2024. This...more

Jones Day

Fifth Circuit Vacates SEC Private Fund Adviser Rules

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The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit held that the new SEC regulation of private fund advisers exceeded the agency's statutory authority....more

Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP

VA announces its targeted foreclosure moratorium on VA loans

On May 29, the VA announced a targeted foreclosure moratorium on VA-guaranteed loans, which will give servicers time to implement the Veterans Affairs Servicing Purchase (VASP) program. Servicers can implement the VASP...more

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