Compliance

President Trump is reportedly considering to fill the soon-to-be-vacant Director’s office at the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) with Mick Mulvaney, Director of the Office of Management and Budget
A coalition of 17 Democratic State Attorneys General sent a letter to President Trump demanding the removal of Mick Mulvaney as Acting Director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB).   The Attorneys General cited Mulvaney’s comments that the Agency was a agency as “a joke” that... Keep Reading....
While the House of Representatives and the Senate seek to combine their respective tax reform bills into a single piece of legislation, the Data and Analytics Division of Black Knight Inc. has voiced concern that the standard deduction, mortgage interest
While the House of Representatives and the Senate seek to combine their respective tax reform bills into a single piece of legislation, the Data and Analytics Division of Black Knight Inc. has voiced concern that the standard deduction, mortgage interest deduction (MID) and capital gains exemptions... more
Two of the leading trade associations covering housing have very different opinions on the after-effects of the newly-passed Republican tax reform bill
Two of the leading trade associations covering housing have very different opinions on the after-effects of the newly-passed Republican tax reform bill.   The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) welcomed the bill’s passage and praised the Senate’s leaders for their last-minute removal of Section... more
NAMB has called on its membership to lobby the U.S. Senate into rejecting the Republican tax reform bill in its current state
NAMB has called on its membership to lobby the U.S. Senate into rejecting the Republican tax reform bill in its current state.   In a letter to the organization’s members, NAMB President John G. Stevens argued that the legislation “will cause an immediate negative impact on consumers wishing to... more
The co-authors of the Dodd-Frank Act reunited to condemn a federal court’s ruling that President Trump had the right to appoint an Acting Director at the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB)
The co-authors of the Dodd-Frank Act reunited to condemn a federal court’s ruling that President Trump had the right to appoint an Acting Director at the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB).   In a media call sponsored by the left-wing Progressive Change Institute, former Sen. Chris Dodd (D... more