The Credit Card Accountability Act

by Diane Baker The Credit Card Accountability Responsibility and Disclosure Act of 2009 (Pub. L. 111-24, 123 Stat. 1734) contains extensive statutory changes in card protections for consumers. The Act is intended to help protect consumers from abusive fees, penalties, interest rate increases, and...

Commentary on Dodd-Frank Act, Title XIV - Anti-Predatory Lending Provisions for Residential Mortgage Loans

In this Analysis, Stephen Ornstein, Matthew Yoon, and John Holahan, of SNR Denton, discuss the anti-predatory lending provisions of the historic Dodd-Frank Act. Prescribing a host of new standards for residential mortgage loans, Title XIV is one of the most far-reaching provisions of the bill, creating...