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Jaworski and Mishkin on the Feds Final Rule Amending Regulation Z

On July 30, 2008, the Fed adopted the final rule to amend Regulation Z. Effective October 1, 2009, the rule creates a new category of mortgage loans, imposes new requirements on the making and servicing of closed-end mortgages secured by a primary dwelling, and imposes new requirements for advertising...

Ballard Spahr LLP: CFPB Confirms Mortgage Loan Originators May Participate in Qualified 401(k) Plans

By members of the Consumer Financial Services Group The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has confirmed that Regulation Z (which implements the Truth in Lending Act) does not prohibit mortgage loan originators from participating in qualified profit-sharing 401(k) or employee stock ownership plans...

BuckleySandler LLP: CFPB Files Amicus in TILA Rescission Case

Excerpted from Infobytes , a weekly electronic newsletter on developments in financial services law from BuckleySandler LLP . For the full issue of Infobytes , click here: http://www.buckleysandler.com/infobyte-detail/infobytes-March-30-2012 On March 27, the CFPB announced that it recently filed...

Williams Mullen: Proposed Rules Published on Dodd-Frank Requirements for Appraisals for Higher-Risk Mortgage Loans

BY: EDMUND D. HARLLEE On Wednesday, September 5, 2012, the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, National Credit Union Administration, Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection (the "Bureau") and Federal Housing Finance Agency (collectively...

CFPB Issues Interim Final Rules on Dodd-Frank Mortgage Loan Servicing Requirements

BY: EDMUND D. HARLLEE On Wednesday, October 23, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (the “Bureau”) published interim final rules (and a request for public comment) in the Federal Register to amend further its Regulation Z (Truth in Lending) and Regulation X (Real Estate Settlement...

CFPB Publishes Final Rules on Dodd-Frank Requirements for Homeownership Counseling

BY: EDMUND D. HARLLEE On November 14, the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection (the “Bureau”) published final rules in the Federal Register interpreting the homeownership counseling amendments to its Regulation Z (Truth in Lending) and Regulation X (Real Estate Settlement Procedures...