Tag Archives: Rohit Chopra

Breaking Down Chopra’s Confirmation Hearing

If anything, the confirmation hearing held yesterday for Rohit Chopra to be the new director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau showed us more about the agendas of the members of the Senate Banking Committee and less about learning the priorities and vision that Chopra has for the agency, should …

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Chopra Nomination Officially Sent to Senate for Confirmation

The process for Rohit Chopra to become the next director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has officially started. On Saturday, the White House submitted Chopra’s name, among other nominations, to the Senate for confirmation. The Senate Banking Committee has received Chopra’s nomination and must now schedule its confirmation hearing. …

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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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Experts Share Reactions to Chopra CFPB Nomination

This week, President Joe Biden announced that Rohit Chopra is his choice to be the next director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. Chopra, who was most recently a commissioner with the Federal Trade Commission, previously worked at the CFPB as an assistant director and its student loan ombudsman. How …

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Biden Names Temporary Picks to Lead CFPB, FCC, FTC

President Joe Biden named temporary heads to the three major government agencies regulating the accounts receivable management industry — the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, the Federal Communications Commission, and the Federal Trade Commission. Dave Uejio, the CFPB’s chief strategy officer will be acting director until Rohit Chopra is confirmed by …

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Kraninger Resigns Post as CFPB Director

At the request of President Joe Biden, Kathleen Kraninger resigned as director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau yesterday, effective immediately. The move paves the way for her to be replaced by Rohit Chopra, once he is confirmed by the Senate. Kraninger helmed the CFPB for 25 months, taking over …

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Simons, Smith Announce Resignations From FTC

Along with his plans to nominate Rohit Chopra to be the new director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, and the previously announced resignation of Ajit Pai as chairman of the Federal Communication Commission, President-elect Biden will get to select the head of another regulator with direct oversight of the …

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