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CRA Survives Constitutional ChallengeAre More Rules and Guidance at Risk of Disapproval?
  • Jenner & Block LLP
  • USA
  • May 18 2018

A recent decision by the U.S. District Court for the District of Alaska rejected efforts by the Center for Biological Diversity (the “Center”) to


Maryland expands scope of unfair and deceptive practices under the Maryland Consumer Protection Act, increases maximum civil penalties
  • Buckley Sandler LLP
  • USA
  • May 18 2018

On May 15, the Maryland governor signed HB1634, the Financial Consumer Protection Act of 2018, which expands the definition of “unfair and deceptive


Senate Adopts CRA Resolution to Restore Net Neutrality Rules
  • Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
  • USA
  • May 18 2018

With less than a month remaining before the FCC's order on "Restoring Internet Freedom" (RIF) goes into effect, Senate lawmakers passed a


Congress Passes Repeal of CFPB Guidance on Indirect Auto Lender Liability for Discriminatory Lending
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • May 16 2018

The U.S. House of Representatives voted last Tuesday to reject a 2013 Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) bulletin that provided guidance


Alaska District Court Rejects Constitutional Challenge to the Use of the Congressional Review Act to Overturn a 2016 Department of the Interior Rule
  • Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP
  • USA
  • May 16 2018

On May 9, the U.S. District Court for the District of Alaska dismissed a challenge the constitutionality of the Congressional Review Act (CRA); the


Judicial Decision Upholding the Constitutionality of the Congressional Review Act
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • May 15 2018

A federal judge last week upheld the constitutionality of the Congressional Review Act (CRA), a law that Congress has used recently to overturn more


House approves repeal of CFPB’s 2013 indirect auto guidance
  • Buckley Sandler LLP
  • USA
  • May 11 2018

On May 8, the House voted to repeal, under the Congressional Review Act (CRA), CFPB Bulletin 2013-02 (Bulletin) on indirect auto lending and


FCC Set To Publish OMB Information Collection Approval on May 11
  • Davis Wright Tremaine LLP
  • USA
  • May 10 2018

The FCC provided that the Internet Freedom Order would become effective after publication in the Federal Register of OMB’s approval of the associated


Congress Approves Novel Use of Congressional Review Act to Invalidate Agency Guidance Document; Potential New Avenue of Relief for Health Industry?
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • May 8 2018

As we reported on April 20, 2018, the Senate recently approved a joint resolution of disapproval under the Congressional Review Act (CRA) invalidating


CFPB Auto Lending Rule May Be on the Way Out
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • April 30 2018

An Obama-era regulation intended to restrain discriminatory lending practices by automobile lenders appears to be on its way out. On April 18, under