Financial Reform Legislation: Are You Prepared for What's Coming?

Passage of the landmark Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, the most far-reaching financial regulatory legislation since the Great Depression, has set the stage for major adjustments in the financial services industry. The Act impacts regulation, supervision, and in some cases...

Is this a Brave New World? Implications of the CFPB and the FTC for Nonbank Financial Services Providers

The Dodd-Frank Act contemplates the creation of a new Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) within the Federal Reserve. CFPB would be responsible for consumer protection over financial products and services offered by both banks and nonbanks, including mortgage lenders, captive finance companies...