Compliance

The U.S. Supreme Court has declined to consider litigation brought by Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac shareholders
The U.S. Supreme Court has declined to consider litigation brought by Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac shareholders that accused the government of overstepping its authority when redirecting the government-sponsored enterprises’ profits to the Treasury Department following the 2008 enactment of federal... Keep Reading....
The Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) has published a final rule establishing Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac’s new single-family and multifamily housing goals for 2018 through 2020
The Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) has published a final rule establishing Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac’s new single-family and multifamily housing goals for 2018 through 2020.   The single-family housing goals remain unchanged, with the FHFA mandating Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac to a benchmark... more
The U.S. Supreme Court has declined to consider litigation brought by Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac shareholders
Leandra English will have her day in court on April 12, when the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit is scheduled to hear the oral argument on why she should be considered as the Acting Director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB).   English filed her opening appeal brief on... more
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) has released a five-year Strategic Plan that offers a very different approach to regulatory oversight than the draft version initially released in October 2017
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) is reportedly slowing down its probe of the Equifax data breach, in stark contrast to other federal and state investigations.   According to a Reuters report that is attributed to anonymous “people familiar with the matter,” Acting Director Mick... more
What is Janet Yellen doing after concluding her historic four-year term as the first woman to chair the Federal Reserve?
What is Janet Yellen doing after concluding her historic four-year term as the first woman to chair the Federal Reserve? No, she’s not heading to Disney World—Yellen is joining the Brookings Institution as a Distinguished Fellow in Residence with the Economic Studies program.   According to the... more