Legal Briefs

Your weekly update on the regulatory landscape.

Legal Briefs

Your weekly update on the regulatory landscape.

National Survey Says Consumers Will Spend More during Holidays

A new national survey from CUNA and the Consumer Federation of America released Wednesday says more consumers will spend more this holiday season than last, marking the fourth year of gradual improvement since the beginning of the recession in 2008.

Legal Briefs

Your weekly update on the regulatory landscape.

Legal Briefs

Your weekly update on the regulatory landscape.

Mortgage Originator Exam Steps Released by CFPB

The CFPB released its official Mortgage Origination Examination Procedures, which will serve as a “field guide for CFPB examiners” as they examine mortgage originators in all sectors of the financial services industry.

Financial Regulators Release Interest Rate Risk FAQ

The Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council has reiterated “the need for sound management of interest rate risk” and highlighted sound practices in a new FAQ document.

Ready, Set, Pitch: Media Relations Opportunities to Start 2012

For media relations pros, the New Year marks a time to take proactive steps to establish relationships with reporters and establish concrete outreach plans.

Legal Briefs

Your update on the regulatory landscape.

CFPB Continues with Mortgage Form Revisions

As part of the “Know Before You Owe” project, the CFPB has made a subtle but important change to the mortgage disclosure form in its most recent revision.

Release the Kraken! Evolution Task Force Begins its Odyssey

What will the credit union system of tomorrow look like? The Evolution Task Force is examining this question.