Section 8 of RESPA prohibits unearned fees and kickbacks. Over the years HUD issued hundreds of enforcement actions involving Section 8. In 2011 authority for enforcing RESPA transferred from HUD to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.
January 1, 2017: That is the date that some of the HMDA rule changes will affect your process. Will your financial institution be ready? Will you have a revised process in place to begin gathering and testing data?
Subpoena? Don’t freak out! When you receive a subpoena or other legal process, you need to methodically move through a framework for analysis that will aid you in determining what you need to do and how to do it.