What exactly is an autodialer? This year, several appellate courts have tried to answer the question, but the most recent decision by the Ninth Circuit has left TCPA litigators and the telemarketing industry more confused than ever before.
04/06/18—The CFPB, currently headed by Mick Mulvaney as Acting Director, released its Semi-Annual Report to Congress containing suggestions on ways to increase oversight over the CFPB.
02/16/18—The New York Department of Financial Services (NYDFS) has proposed a new consumer protection standard for the sale of life insurance and annuity products.
01/19/18 – Acting Director Mick Mulvaney announced that the CFPB will undergo a review of the agency to identify “ways to improve outcomes for both consumers and covered entities.”
Ocwen Financial Corp. has agreed to a $1 million penalty for failing to meet the terms of the National Mortgage Settlement by not properly refunding force-placed insurance premiums to certain borrowers during the first quarter of 2017. Ocwen’s fine is related to the termination of force-placed insurance that was required […]