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NexGen Student Loan Servicing: What You Need to Know
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • November 27 2018

The next generation of federal student loan servicing is scheduled to debut in 2019. The Department of Education’s new platform, called Next


States of Complaint - CFPB Releases Complaint Snapshot: 50 State Report
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • November 7 2018

In October, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau released its Complaint Snapshot, which supplements the Consumer Response Annual Report and


Taking Stock of Virginia’s Newly-Created Office of the Qualified Education Loan Ombudsman
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • June 19 2018

As designed and envisioned, student loan ombudsmen are government officials tasked with helping borrowers struggling with repaying their student loans


What (Some) Employers and (Some) Schools Are Doing to Help Mitigate the Nation’s Student Loan Problem
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • June 11 2018

As the student loan total keeps climbing and Congress keeps debating what to do, advice from all corners keeps bombarding the nation’s desperate


Courts Expand Eligibility for Chapter 13 Bankruptcy of Persons Seeking to Discharge Outstanding Student Loans
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • May 10 2018

Chapter 13 of the United States Code’s eleventh title (“Bankruptcy Code” or “Code”) “permits any individual with regular income to propose and have


State Roundup: Legislators Signal Readiness to Reconsider or Repeal Laws Allowing for Revocation of Professional Licenses Due to Borrowers’ Student Loan Defaults
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • April 27 2018

In the fall of 2017, The New York Times documented the existence of laws in nineteen jurisdictions which allow for the revocation of


Report Finds Housing Crisis May Have Turbocharged Student Loan Crisis
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • April 16 2018

In a still-incomplete provocative piece whose conclusions were presented at this year’s American Economic Association (“AEA”) meeting in Philadelphia


District Court Rebuffs Student Loan Servicer’s Attempt to Quash CFPB’s Investigative Demand
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • March 28 2018

On June 9, 2017, under the leadership of its former director, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau issued a modified civil investigative demand


Iowa and Maine Consider Student Loan Proposals
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • March 28 2018

While Washington debates various reforms to the federal government’s student loan framework, and other states adopt borrowers’ bills of rights to the


Risk-Sharing Student Loan Model Gains Some Favorable Attention from Senate and President
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • March 28 2018

As newspaper articles, academic studies, and politicians’ speeches have repeated, statistics suggest that a student loan crisis may be building. The