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CFPB Summarizes Recent Results of Supervisory Enforcement

Banking  •  CFPB  •  Credit Reporting  •  Debt Collection  •  ECOA  •  FCRA  •  FDCPA  •  Mortgage  •  RESPA  •  TILA
On June 23, 2015, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) released its Supervisory Highlights report detailing the Bureau’s supervision efforts for the first four months of 2015. The report summarizes the most common “illegal practices” […]

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Medical Debt Collector Enters Into Consent Order With CFPB Over Communications With Consumers and Credit Reporting Agencies

CFPB  •  Debt Collection  •  FCRA  •  FDCPA
On June 18, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) announced that it had entered into a consent order with a medical debt collection company over allegations that the company​’s debt-collection activities violated the Fair Credit Reporting Act (“FCRA”) […]

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National Mortgage Servicing Company Enters Proposed Consent Order Over Loss-Mitigation Activities

CFPB  •  FCRA  •  FDCPA  •  FTC  •  FTCA  •  Loan Modification  •  RESPA
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (“CFPB”) announced that it and the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) entered into  a Proposed Consent Order with  a national mortgage servicing company over allegations that its loss-mitigation activities violated the Federal […]

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Debt Collection Diversion Company Settles With CFPB for Allegedly Illegal Debt Collection Practices

CFPA  •  CFPB  •  Debt Collection  •  FDCPA  •  UDAP/UDAAP
On March 30, 2015, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (“CFPB”) announced that a California-based debt collection agency agreed to settle claims over alleged illegal and deceptive collection practices in violation of the Consumer Financial Protection Act […]

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