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Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Issues Supervision Manual 1.0

We represent a number of financial service providers, so it is important to understand the laws that govern them. However, it is also important to understand how their regulators view the law as well. The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau just … Continue reading

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Launch of New Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

July 21, 2011 marked the official launch of the new Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB). The CFPB was created by the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act of 2010 after the earlier financial debacles. The Bureau will be … Continue reading

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President Would Veto Legislation Restructuring Governance of Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

In an OMB statement, the Administration indicated that the President would veto the Consumer Financial Protection Safety & Soundness Improvement Act of 2011, HR 1315, which is currently under active House consideration. HR 1315 is an omnibus piece of legislation … Continue reading

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Bureau of Engraving and Printing Launches EyeNote™App to Help the Blind and Visually Impaired Denominate US Currency

The Bureau of Engraving and Printing (BEP) has developed a free downloadable application (app) to assist the blind and visually impaired denominate US currency. The app is called EyeNote™. EyeNote™ is a mobile device app designed for Apple iPhone (3G, … Continue reading

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Inside Scoop on the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau – Members of the Implementation Team Speak

The Women in Housing and Finance (WHF) hosted a panel last week with two key members of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau's (CFPB's) implementation team, Peggy Twohig and Steve Antonakes.Twohig, formerly the Treasury Department's Director of the Office of Consumer … Continue reading

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