To understand what’s ahead for the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, you need to understand where it’s already been. Before you continue, make sure to read our recent articles about disparate impact and fair lending in the Trump Era for background information.
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Joe Aakre is Compli’s Senior Sales Engineer, but you might know him better as Professor Joe, our resident scholar and lecturer on all topics compliance. Earlier this month, Joe broke out his signature pedagogical pipe and led us through a webinar on how to use our cloud-based software, Compligo, for Fair Lending compliance. If you […]
Last week, we recapped Compli’s “Fair Lending in the Trump Era” webinar, which explored the past, present, and future of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. One of the key points in the CFPB’s development and regulatory focus, co-host Michael Benoit told us, is the theory of “disparate impact.”
We polled attendees from our recent webinar on changes to fair lending compliance in light of the new administration (It was a hot webinar, catch the replay, if you missed it).
Love it or hate it, or kinda-sorta-don’t really care about it, or wish you didn’t care so much about it, or fear that you don’t care enough about it, or wake up every day feeling completely different about it—or all or some of the above with minor and/or major modifications—everyone has an opinion about the […]
Remember a time before the CFPB? Believe it or not, everyone’s favorite regulatory agency (read those last few words in whatever tone you’d like) is only 5 years old. But where we are in the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s overall saga is hard to say. President Donald Trump has expressed skepticism toward the agency, and […]
Hudson Cook stops by the Smart Compliance Blog this week, where Allen Denson and Lucy Morris give us their take on the state of regulations in 2017. Here’s what they had to say:
John Thompson from Fisher Phillips stopped by this week to remind employers about something most of us do not associate with “professionals.” I am referring to a ‘workweek’ most associate with hourly-wage earners.
Who doesn’t love straight talk from an attorney? One of my favorite aspects of our Definitive Guide to Workforce Compliance for Dealers are the interviews. Along with infographics and worksheets, we had the opportunity to record conversations with industry-leading HR, compliance, and legal experts, and their insights are the kind you don’t hear every day.
You’ve probably heard a lot recently about cars that drive themselves. But what about vehicles that turn themselves off?