During the second half of 2011, there was a great deal of federal and state legal and regulatory activity touching on credit counseling and debt services. And, with the new Consumer Financial Protection Bureau – covers credit counseling agencies, debt settlement companies, and housing counseling providers – up and running, there are no shortage of developments on the horizon.
Below is a list of the best of the credit counseling and debt services-related legal articles and PowerPoint presentations published or delivered by our attorneys over the second half of the year. We have put together some very interesting, useful materials that should be of help to your organization as you tackle the always challenging array of legal issues facing credit counseling and debt services providers.
To read any of these articles, alerts, handouts or PowerPoint presentations, please click on the title.
Pitfalls for Nonprofits that Receive Federal Funds: Lessons Learned from ACORN (PowerPoint Presentation)
CFPB: November Roundup (Article)
Legal and Regulatory Myths Debunked for Credit Counseling Agencies (PowerPoint Presentation)
Nonprofit Salary Trends and Executive Compensation Issues (PowerPoint Presentation)
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