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CFPB Publishes Proposed Rule Banning Pre-Dispute Arbitration Agreements in Consumer Class Actions
  • Carlton Fields
  • USA
  • May 6 2016

This week, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB or Bureau) published a proposed rule which would prohibit application of pre-dispute


Congress Considers Changes to FCRA to Expand Consumer Credit Files and Limit Use of Credit Reports for Employment Decisions
  • Carlton Fields
  • USA
  • April 26 2016

The Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA) regulates consumer reporting agencies (CRAs) and the use of consumer reports. The FCRA’s stated purpose includes


The CFPB Takes First Enforcement Action Related to Data Security Practices
  • Carlton Fields
  • USA
  • April 25 2016

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB ) has taken its first UDAAP action against a consumer financial service provider related to data


CFPB Issues Compliance Bulletin Clarifying Expectations on Furnisher Obligations Under the Fair Credit Reporting Act
  • Carlton Fields
  • USA
  • February 15 2016

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has issued a Bulletin CFPB Compliance Bulletin 2016-01, which "emphasizes the obligation of furnishers


Subrogation Claims Aren't 'Consumer Debts' Under Fla. Law
  • Carlton Fields
  • USA
  • February 10 2016

Property and casualty insurers using collection agencies to collect subrogation claims in Florida can now cite a case to insulate them from consumer


Congress Considers Changes to FCRA to Expand Consumer Credit Files and Limit Use of Credit Reports for Employment Decisions
  • Carlton Fields
  • USA
  • January 21 2016

Two bills amending the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA) intended to benefit consumers are making their way through Congress. H.R. 4172, "The Credit


Mortgage Servicing Complaints to CFPB Remain High
  • Carlton Fields
  • USA
  • December 23 2015

The CFPB's September "consumer complaints snapshot" highlighted mortgage servicing complaints, in particular those related to loss mitigation


CFPB Proposes Banning Use of Pre-Dispute Arbitration Agreements in Consumer Class Actions
  • Carlton Fields
  • USA
  • December 23 2015

The CFPB has proposed prohibiting application of pre-dispute arbitration agreements to class litigation involving certain consumer financial products


Furnisher Duties of Accuracy Under the Fair Credit Reporting Act
  • Carlton Fields
  • USA
  • December 22 2015

The stated purpose of the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA) 15 U.S.C. 1681, et seq., is to require consumer reporting agencies (CRAs) to adopt


CFPB proposes banning use of pre-dispute arbitration agreements in consumer class actions
  • Carlton Fields
  • USA
  • October 8 2015

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB or Bureau) announced today that it is considering rules prohibiting application of pre-dispute