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What Creditors Need to Know About the Final Debt Collection Rule

USA - November 11 2020 The recent final rule (the “Rule”) implementing the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (“FDCPA”) only directly governs parties defined as “debt…

Bryan A. Fratkin

In the Wake of the CARES Act, States Focus on Consumer Credit Protection

USA - April 10 2020 Since the enactment of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act) on March 27, 2020, states have rapidly begun to expand…

Bryan A. Fratkin, Jarrod D. Shaw, Heidi E. Siegmund

CFPB Adopts “Flexible Approach” to FCRA Enforcement in COVID Era — Will Courts Do the Same?

USA - April 3 2020 The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau announced on April 1, 2020, that it will take a “flexible approach” to supervision and enforcement practices…

Bryan A. Fratkin, Jarrod D. Shaw, Heidi E. Siegmund

The CFPB’s Debt-Collection Proposal: Key Details and Webinar

USA - May 17 2019 This post follows up on our earlier “primer” and flash alert on the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s proposed rule (the proposal) to implement…

Primer on the CFPB's Imminent Fair Debt Collection Practices Act Rule Proposal

USA - May 1 2019 As soon as next week, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) is expected to propose the first substantive regulations under the Fair Debt…

Jason D. Evans