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8 Nov 2013, 2:05 pm by Jeff Sovern
by Jeff Sovern Recently I heard an industry lawyer say that to know what regulators will do next, you should listen to consumer advocates. [read post]
2 May 2018, 8:59 am by Jeff Sovern
by Jeff Sovern It remains unclear whether the House would simply pass the Senate bill (which seems more likely after recent remarks by House Financial Services Chair Hensarling) or whether the two chambers will negotiate changes, but Reuters reports here that House majority leader McCarthy has said the House vote could come this month. [read post]
12 Feb 2018, 4:29 pm by Jeff Sovern
by Jeff Sovern The Hill reports that the president's budget would subject the CFPB budget to the congressional appropriations process, which as we have noted in the past, would effectively give lobbyists power over the CFPB, even when the director is not beholden to the industry. [read post]
28 Jun 2017, 9:34 am by Jeff Sovern
by Jeff Sovern Reuters reports that the bill has passed an Assembly committee, and is expected to pass the Assembly in August (the state Senate has already passed it). [read post]
17 Jul 2018, 12:40 pm by Jeff Sovern
by Jeff Sovern Allied Progress has posted a list of ten questions for Kathy Kraninger at her confirmation hearing Thursday. [read post]
22 Jul 2013, 2:05 pm by Jeff Sovern
by Jeff Sovern Another self-serving post: West has just published the 2013 edition of Selected Consumer Statutes, which I edited along with John A. [read post]
18 Oct 2017, 6:45 pm by Jeff Sovern
by Jeff Sovern Rohit Chopra, of the Consumer Federation of America, recently served at the CFPB and obviously has experience with consumer protection issues. [read post]
22 Jan 2015, 1:06 pm by Jeff Sovern
by Jeff Sovern Peter Holland has an interesting blog post pulling together a lot of the most significant findings of our arbitration study and adding his own commentary. [read post]
8 Jan 2017, 10:26 am by Jeff Sovern
by Jeff Sovern In a characteristically terrific post at Credit Slips, Georgetown's Adam Levitin explains the real reasons for calls to fire CFPB Director Cordray. [read post]
22 Jul 2016, 12:18 pm by Jeff Sovern
by Jeff Sovern We need to make some revisions to our validation article discussion draft, in Part V A.1., beginning on page 27, and captioned "Did Respondents Understand that The Letter Said They Could Dispute the Validity of the Debt? [read post]
6 Apr 2020, 9:18 am by Jeff Sovern
by Jeff Sovern That's the inference to be drawn from a must-read article in the NY Times, ‘Scared to Death’ by Arbitration: Companies Drowning in Their Own System. [read post]
22 Jan 2021, 8:26 am by Jeff Sovern
by Jeff Sovern If you are curious to learn more about FTC Commissioner and CFPB Director-Nominee Rohit Chopra, here is a video of him discussing the FTC's remedial authority a couple days before the Supreme Court heard oral argument earlier this month in AMG v. [read post]