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CFPB Proposed Confidentiality Rule Revisions Prompt Comments and Criticism

On August 24, 2016, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) issued a Notice of Proposed Rule Making that proposed amendments to the CFPB’s Freedom of Information Act (FOIA), confidentiality rules, and Privacy Act regulations codified at 12 C.F.R. Part 1070.  The proposed changes to the confidentiality rules include, but are not limited to:  (i)  allowing … Continue Reading

Comments Due Soon on CFPB’s Proposed Amendments Relating to Disclosure of Records and Information

The October 24 deadline for commenting on the CFPB’s Proposed Amendments Relating to the Disclosure of Records and Information, CFPB-2016-0039, is fast approaching.  The current rule is 12 C.F.R. Part 1070.  The proposed amendments contain several troubling changes, the most notable of which are outlined below.  Those regulated by the CFPB should not let these … Continue Reading
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