CFPB Digest – July 2014

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Below is a list of the best of our Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB)-related legal articles and presentations published in the second quarter of 2014 by our attorneys. We have put together some very interesting and useful materials that should be of help to your organization as you tackle the challenging array of legal issues surrounding CFPB compliance. Also, we have included a list of upcoming events where Venable attorneys will be speaking on CFPB matters.

To read any of these articles, alerts, or presentations, please click on the title.

CFPB Debt Collection (Regulation F) Rulemaking FAQs (Article)

CFPB Seeks Comment on the Use of Mobile Financial Services (Article)

CFPB Issues Spring Regulatory Agenda (Article)

CFPB Issues Its Spring 2014 Supervisory Highlights Report with a Focus on Nonbank Examination Findings (Article)

Lessons from the FTC's Latest Lead Generation Enforcement Action (Article)

Navigating CFPB, FTC, and State Attorneys General Consumer Protection Investigations (Presentation) (Recording Available)

Court Expands Reach of Credit Repair Statute (Article – free registration required)

Gainful Employment Rule and Student Loan Debt Counseling: A Perfect Match? (Article)

On Deck, Telemarketing Sales Rule Regulatory Review (Article)

Private Sector Schools and Third-Party Student Recruitment under FTC and CFPB Scrutiny (Article)

Upcoming Events

July 21, 2014, 2:00 p.m. ET: The CFPB at Year Three: A Look Back, and a Look Forward

Please join Venable for this complimentary CLE credit webinar.

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) turns three on July 21, 2014. Created under Dodd-Frank, the CFPB has already made a lasting impact on the consumer protection legal landscape and in how consumer financial services providers do business. This panel discussion will examine both the Bureau's history and its future, and will include case studies and trivia. We'll discuss the formation of the CFPB; the use of its supervision, enforcement, and rulemaking authorities since it began operations in 2011; and what's on the horizon. Click here to register and for more information.

August 14, 2014: "Staying Current with Consumer Protection: Practical Lessons from Recent Enforcement Actions" at LeadsCon New York

October 6-7, 2014: "The CFPB and Prepaid Cards" at ACI's Conference on Prepaid Card Compliance