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Compliance Action, Volume 18, Number 2

January 28, 2013

New from CFPB: Escrow Accounts - and More (6 Action Steps)

By Lucy Griffin

The rules to implement the Dodd-Frank Act compliance changes are underway, and most of them - including the rule on escrow accounts - have made it through the Federal Register with effective compliance dates.

Truth in Lending: More High-Cost Mortgage Protections (5 Action Steps)

By Lucy Griffin

The CFPB has issued a final rule to implement the consumer protections of the high cost mortgage rule (HOEPA) that were expanded by Dodd-Frank.

Action Training
Compliance Management: Planning for DFA Implementation (Chart)

By Lucy Griffin

New regulations to implement provisions of the Dodd-Frank Act are rapidly coming out in final form. Get familiar now with some of the rules and their key provisions (keeping in mind there are more to come).

Compliance Notes

Compliance Calendar

In the Editor's Opinion
Defining "Abusive"

By Lucy Griffin

In the financial services industry we are all too familiar with the terms "unfair" and "deceptive." Dodd-Frank has added "abusive" to that laundry list of prohibited practices.

Compliance Q & A

Go Green!

Executive Director:
Lucy H. Griffin, Esq.
Board of Advisors:
Patti Blenden
John S. Byrne, Esq.
David Battle
Robert P. Chamness
David Dickinson
Phillips G. Gay, Jr.
Barbara Hurst
Robert G. Rowe, III, Esq.
Michael D. Maher
Andy Zavoina

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