Ballard Spahr attorneys have submitted comments to the CFPB in response to its Request for Information Regarding Bureau Rules of Practice for Adjudication Proceedings.

Our comments are based on the extensive experience of Ballard Spahr attorneys in representing bank and non-bank clients in connection with more than 50 CFPB investigations.  In addition to myself,

The CFPB has issued a request for information that seeks comment on its handling of consumer complaints and inquiries.  Comments on the RFI must be received by July 16, 2018.

The CFPB defines consumer complaints as “submissions that express dissatisfaction with, or communicate suspicion of wrongful conduct by, an identifiable entity related to a consumer’s

We believe the CFPB’s recent RFI on the Bureau’s adopted regulations, which Acting Director Mulvaney discussed during his testimony before the House Financial Services and Senate Banking Committees, provides the prepaid industry an opportunity to persuade the Bureau to reconsider its prepaid rule that was issued in October 2016 and amended in January 2018

The CFPB has issued a request for information that seeks comment on its consumer financial education programs.  Comments on the RFI must be received by July 9, 2018.

The CFPB seeks feedback on all aspects of its consumer financial education programs, including the following topics:

  • The CFPB’s focus on specific financial education topics and delivery

The CFPB has issued a request for information that seeks comment on its guidance and implementation support.  Comments on the RFI must be received by July 2, 2018.

The RFI lists the following areas of interest on which commenters may want to focus input:

  • Through its “Regulatory Inquiries Function,” the CFPB “assists individual inquirers who

The CFPB has issued a request for information that seeks comment on its rulemaking processes.  Comments on the RFI must be received by June 7, 2018.

The RFI begins with a review of the statutory requirements that are relevant to the CFPB’s rulemaking processes.  The RFI discusses the Administrative Procedure Act notice-and-comment requirements, the Regulatory

The CFPB has issued a request for information that seeks comment on potential changes to the CFPB’s practices for the public reporting of consumer complaint information.  Comments on the RFI must be received by June 4, 2018.

In the RFI, the CFPB seeks feedback on all aspects of its consumer complaint reporting and publication practices,

The CFPB has issued a request for information that seeks comment on how the CFPB can improve its administrative adjudication processes, including its “Rules of Practice for Adjudication Proceedings” codified at 12 CFR part 1081, Subpart E (Rules).  The Rules address the general conduct of administrative enforcement proceedings, the initiation of such proceedings and prehearing