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Is this a Brave New World? Implications of the CFPB and the FTC for Nonbank Financial Services Providers
Posted on 3 Aug 2010 by arnold

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... Read More

FTC Urges Regulation of Data Brokers
Posted on 4 Jun 2014 by Troutman Sanders

On May 27, 2014, the Federal Trade Commission issued a long-awaited report on the data broker industry. The report, titled “Data Brokers: A Call for Transparency and Accountability,” is the result of an eighteen-month study of certain data... Read More