Compliance Center: Supreme Court Rules Disparate Impact Claims Allowed Under Fair Housing Act

Learn more about the Supreme Court’s decision; your question answered on refunding garnishments; plus this week’s legal briefs.

Compliance Question of the Week

We received a garnishment for a member who receives “protected benefits,” but the benefits come in the form of a check. The member is telling us that we have to give him his money back. What do we do?

CFPB to Target Credit Discrimination

The CFPB announced recently that it plans to “combat unlawful, discriminatory practices—including those that have an illegal disparate impact on protected borrowers,” an area that will also be a focus during this year’s DFI, DCBS and NCUA exams.