Our partners from Hudson Cook stopped by The Smart Compliance Blog to give us an auto lending refresher. Here’s what they had to say… It’s the time of year for predictions and several recent headlines have signaled that traditional auto finance may have a competitor moving in – direct lending. In recent months, we’ve seen traditional […]
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Hudson Cook is one of the nation’s most highly regarded law firms practicing in the area of consumer financial services and maintains a robust practice in the areas of privacy, data security, and marketing compliance. Led by Tom Hudson and Robert Cook, both Fellows of the American College of Consumer Financial Services Lawyers, we offer a full range of legal services to local, national and international clients.
Compli’s proud to partner with Hudson Cook to provide our clients solution sets that help protect from compliance risks.
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For dealers and lenders, an accurate annual forecast is both more important and more elusive than ever before. From technology to the economy to politics and legislation, the world is moving faster and faster. And while it may not be possible to tell the future with 100% accuracy, we know a few people whose predictions […]
Our partners from Hudson Cook stopped by The Smart Compliance Blog to give us an update on the CFPB. Here’s what they had to say… We’ve all heard news like this before – an A-list celebrity is on his or her deathbed or just died. We later learn that the story was a hoax or was […]
Break out the streamers and start placing those custom cake orders, because a one-year anniversary is coming up! Yes, it’s almost been a year since the Department of Defense threw the auto finance industry into chaos by issuing an interpretive rule about the Military Lending Act. You know, forget the cake—maybe this “celebration” calls for […]
Our partners from Hudson Cook stopped by The Smart Compliance Blog to keep us up to date on the latest interpretation and impacts of the TCPA. Here’s what they had to say… “Direct drop” voicemail services can deliver a prerecorded message to a consumer’s voicemail without calling the consumer’s phone number. For years, companies have […]
Michael Benoit, partner of Hudson Cook, stops by this week to share his opinion on the latest machinations over at the CFPB. He’s also, joining us on a webinar talking about the latest regulatory shifts that affect consumer lenders. (I’d recommend you join us, by registering here >>). Here’s what Michael has to share today: […]
Dealers, the team from Hudson Cook joins us this week to share a bookmark-worthy post. Read on… We hang out, literally and online, with lawyers who represent dealers. Most of these lawyers deal with parts of the dealer regulatory scheme-issues involving taxes, franchise relationships, environmental law, labor regulations, estate planning and other parts of the […]
Maryland Case Highlights Reasons to Distinguish Between Loans and Installment Contracts (Perspectives)
Tom Hudson and Eric Johnson from Hudson Cook join us this week to review an interesting truth in lending case… The case we are writing about is noteworthy not just because a dealer won a case in consumer-friendly Maryland (as rare as that is), but also for a couple of reasons we in the business […]
Our partners from Hudson Cook stopped by The Smart Compliance Blog to talk about the tug of war ensuing over fair lending legislation. Here’s what they had to say… On May 21, the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection issued a statement in the wake of President Trump’s signing into law a bipartisan Congressional Review Act […]
Our partners from Hudson Cook stopped by The Smart Compliance Blog to talk about advertising and gotchas that come up with consumer protection laws. Here’s what they had to say… The Driver’s Privacy Protection Act doesn’t get as much attention as most federal consumer protection laws. But you should keep it in mind when you […]