DOL Delays Fiduciary Rule Effective Date

The 18-month extension of the Fiduciary Rule’s Best Interest Contract Exemption and the Principal Transaction Exemption requirements will give the Department more time to consider public comments.

Rule Changes to Disability Benefit Plans Effective Jan. 1, 2018

Department of Labor increases consumer protections in denial of benefits cases.

Compliance Answers: How to Detect Counterfeit Bills

NWCUA’s compliance team answers your questions about how to determine if someone has passed you counterfeit money, and what to do once you’ve determined it is counterfeit.

Alert: ADA Website Accessibility Claims Spread to Northwest

As ADA website compliance demand letters appear in the Northwest, here are some proactive steps credit unions can take.

Bankruptcy Rule and Forms Changes

Several amendments to the Federal Rules of Bankruptcy Procedures will go into effect on Dec. 1, 2017.

Regulators Designate Key HMDA Fields

Bulletin defines 37 “key fields” examiners will typically use to test and validate the accuracy and reliability of home mortgage loan data collected beginning in 2018.

Compliance News

President signs resolution repealing CFPB arbitration rule; CFPB announces beta launch of HMDA platform.

Back to Basics: Disaster Preparedness

Follow these guidelines to help your credit union prepare for a natural disaster.

Legal Action Continues on Website ADA Compliance

Steps credit unions can take to ensure their websites are meeting accessibility standards.

CFPB Issues Changes to Servicing Rule that Goes into Effect This Week

The interim rule is effective Oct. 19. Comments are due within 30 days of Federal Register publication.

FinCEN Corrects Beneficial Ownership Form

Some additions will likely require adjustments in the implementation plans of financial institutions and third-party service providers.

Credit Cards Now Covered Under Military Lending Act

The final provision of the Military Lending Act goes into effect this week. What does this mean for credit unions?

League InfoSight Announces ComplySight Enhancement

ComplySight, a service available through NWCUA’s partnership with InfoSight, adds complaint management capabilities at no additional cost to credit unions.

Labor Law Updates

Federal district court in Texas overturns the DOL’s final rule regarding overtime; OMB issues a stay on EEOC rule that would require larger employers to provide pay data on the annual EEO-1 report.