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Pres. Obama Taps Liz Warren to Launch Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

Pres. Obama Taps Liz Warren to Launch Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Last Friday, President Obama tapped Harvard Prof. Elizabeth Warren to be a Special Assistant to the President to help launch the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. If the only thing that I knew about her was that she...

Third Round of Public Comments for Mortgage Disclosure Forms Announced by Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

by Troutman Sanders CFPB Team In what has become one of the CFPB's signature regulatory initiatives - "Know Before You Owe" - the CFPB announced on July 28, 2011 that it would be conducting its third round of public commenting and consumer testing on the proposed two-page Real Estate...

National Conference of Bankruptcy Judges--10/14/11--The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

Rajeev Date had the unenviable job of filling a speaking slot originally assigned to Elizabeth Warren to discuss the creation of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. He is currently the Special Advisor to the Secretary of the Treasury on the Consumer Protection Bureau. Prior to that, he worked...