CFPB Fine Cap Has Smallest Annual Jump in Three Years


Individuals and companies fined by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau can expect to pay a little bit more starting last week, after the annual inflationary increase for civil money penalties went into effect. The CFPB and other federal agencies were to increase their fine limits by 1.7% to adjust for …

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Compliance Digest – January 20

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Judge Denies MTD in SOL FDCPA Case

A District Court judge in Pennsylvania has denied a defendant’s motion to dismiss after it was sued for allegedly violating the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act because it failed to include a disclosure in a collection letter that a partial payment on a time-barred debt would re-start the statute of …

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