Add-On Products Continue To Present Litigation Risks For Lenders

Add-On Products  •  Auto Finance  •  CFPB  •  Credit Cards  •  FDIC  •  FTC  •  Litigation  •  OCC  •  State AGs
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s recent action against two credit card vendors regarding credit monitoring and identity theft protection services is a reminder of the legal risks associated with certain add-on products. The July 1 […]

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Goodwin’s Consumer Finance Enforcement Practice Launches Industry’s First Enforcement Tracking Blog

Enforcement  •  Enforcement Actions  •  Goodwin Procter News
Goodwin Procter’s Consumer Financial Services Enforcement practice today launched Consumer Finance Enforcement Watch, a first-of-its-kind tracking blog to monitor state and federal consumer finance enforcement actions. The blog provides real-time reporting of publicly available enforcement […]

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What You Need To Know About The CFPB’s Proposal to Use the Dodd-Frank Act to Expand the FDCPA to First-Party Debt Collectors

CFPB  •  Debt Collection  •  Dodd-Frank  •  FDCPA  •  What You Need To Know - Background Info On Current Issues
Speculation abounds regarding what the CFPB’s expected 2015 rules regarding first party debt collectors will be.  Here’s the background you need to know. On November 12, 2013, the CFPB issued an Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking, […]

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