Tag Archives: CFPB

CFPB Puts Out Call Seeking to Hire More Attorneys

If anyone needed further proof that the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is planning on ramping up its enforcement activities, one need not look any further than the post the Acting Director Dave Uejio posted yesterday, making an open call for any attorneys who might be interested in working in the …

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CFPB Investigating Venmo Over Collection Practices

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is investigating the debt collection practices of Venmo, the digital money transfer service operated by PayPal, the company announced on Friday in a regulatory filing. Venmo has received a Civil Investigative Demand from the CFPB on January 21, the day after former director Kathleen Kraninger …

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GAO Reviews Debt Collection Rule

The Government Accountability Office has issued a report analyzing the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s compliance with procedural steps related to its release of the debt collection rule, which the GAO is required to perform and provide to both houses of Congress. A copy of the report can be accessed by …

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CFPB Releases Special Supervisory Highlights on Response to COVID

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has released a special edition of its Supervisory Highlights report, detailing information it received from the entities it regulates about how they have responded to the COVID-19 pandemic. When the pandemic hit last March, the CFPB re-scheduled about half of its supervisory examinations and replaced …

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Compliance Digest – January 25

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