Oregon DCBS Announces Merging of Insurance, Finance Divisions

The Oregon Department of Consumer and Business Services formally announced the merging of the Insurance Division and Division of Finance and Corporate Securities. Oregon credit union leaders expected the announcement and began offering input during late 2015.

Oregon Legislative Update: Pat Allen Confirmed as Director of Oregon DCBS

This Oregon Legislative Update outlines the latest action in the current legislative session, which includes the passage of two mortgage bills out of a Senate committee and the confirmation of Pat Allen as director of the Oregon DCBS.

NWCUA Meets with DCBS Director Nominee Patrick Allen

The NWCUA’s Regulatory Advocacy team works with state and federal regulators to help reduce the regulatory burden on credit unions and protect the credit union movement. Included here are updates on the Oregon DCBS and the CFPB.

Legal Briefs

Your update on the regulatory landscape.

Governor Kitzhaber Nominates Patrick Allen to Direct DCBS

Patrick Allen, recently nominated to direct Oregon’s Department of Consumer and Business Services (DCBS), invites credit unions to help him truly understand their operations with the belief that regulation can be tailored to fit segments of the financial services industry.