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Regional Bank Settles Criminal and Civil Claims for $4.9 Million that it Ignored Fraudulent Transactions Committed by Third-Party Payment Processors

On March 10, 2015, the Justice Department announced a settlement with a regional bank over allegations that the bank permitted a third-party payment processor to process fraudulent payments through the bank. As part of the settlement, the DOJ filed a criminal information alleging a felony violation of the Bank Secrecy…

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National Bank Agrees to Pay $123.5 million As Part of a Settlement with the Justice Department Over Mortgage Lending Violations

On February 25, 2015, the Department of Justice (“DOJ”) announced a settlement with a national bank over allegations that the bank originated and underwrote mortgage loans that did not meet applicable Department of Housing and Urban Development’s (“HUD”) requirements under the Federal Housing Administration (“FHA”) insurance program. The settlement covers…

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