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The CFPB Issues Final Arbitration Rule Amid Uncertainty and Controversy: Will Its Gamble Pay Off?
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • USA
  • July 12 2017

On July 10, 2017, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) issued its final rule precluding class action waivers in arbitration agreements in


CFPB Plans to Regulate Certain Consumer Arbitration Agreements
  • Klein Moynihan Turco LLP
  • USA
  • May 11 2016

Last Tuesday, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (the "CFPB" or "Bureau") proposed new rules that would regulate the consumer arbitration


CFPB Targets Mandatory Arbitration Clauses to Protect Consumer Class Actions
  • Cadwalader Wickersham & Taft LLP
  • USA
  • May 10 2016

On May 5, 2016, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau ("CFPB") issued a proposed rule to prohibit providers of certain consumer financial products


No More Mandatory Arbitration for Consumer Financial Products?
  • Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP
  • USA
  • May 9 2016

To no one's surprise, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) proposed rules on May 5, 2016 that will effectively, if promulgated as expected


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


CFPB Proposes Ban on Mandatory Arbitration Clauses That Restrict Class Actions
  • Morgan Lewis & Bockius LLP
  • USA
  • May 6 2016

On May 5, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) released its long-awaited proposed rule (Proposed Rule) on the use of arbitration clauses


CFPB Enforcement Settlement Principles Revealed
  • Venable LLP
  • USA
  • March 22 2016

When companies are faced with a Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB or Bureau) investigation and threatened with litigation over alleged


Law Firm Assessed $3.1 Million Fine - The Hanna Consent Order
  • Smith Debnam Narron Drake Saintsing & Myers LLP
  • USA
  • January 21 2016

Law firms that collect consumer debt continue to face increasing challenges. The newest and perhaps most daunting challenge is coming from the


Debt Collection and Credit Reporting Violations Spur Series of Enforcement Actions by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
  • Arnold & Porter Kaye Scholer LLP
  • USA
  • January 7 2016

Throughout the month of December, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) announced a series of enforcement actions against financial


CFPB takes latest step toward limiting use of pre-dispute arbitration agreements for consumer financial products and services
  • Arnold & Porter Kaye Scholer LLP
  • USA
  • October 19 2015

On October 7, 2015, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB or Bureau) took its latest step toward promulgating rules regulating the use of