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U.S. House of Representatives Considers Bill to Improve Language Access in Mortgage Servicing

USA - July 12 2021 In recent months, regulatory bodies throughout the federal government have focused on ways to promote greater access to financial products and…

Christopher K. Friedman

FHFA Issues Policy Statement on Fair Lending Requirements under the ECOA, Fair Housing Act, and Safety and Soundness Act

USA - July 2 2021 On Thursday, the Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) issued a policy statement covering its views on fair lending requirements (Fair Lending Policy…

Christopher K. Friedman

Biden Administration Continues Fair Lending Efforts as HUD Announces Proposal to Restore the Discriminatory Effects Rule

USA - June 29 2021 One of the Biden administration’s first actions was a January 25, 2021, Executive Order on Redressing Our Nation’s and the Federal Government’s…

Christopher K. Friedman

Landlords Again Successfully Challenge the CDC’s Authority to Ban Residential Evictions

USA - April 19 2021 Earlier this year, the Eastern District of Texas invalidated — commerce clause grounds — the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC’s)…

Melissa Gutierrez

Bradley’s Bankruptcy Basics: COVID-19 Bankruptcy Relief Extension Act Extends Various CARES Act Amendments to the Bankruptcy Code

USA - April 14 2021 Last March, in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act) made several changes to the…

Elizabeth R. Brusa, Alexandra Dugan