Last week, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau entered into a consent order with a lead aggregation company, Zero Parallel, and its CEO.
The Department of Education recently delivered a letter to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau providing notice of its intent to terminate two Obama-era Memoranda of Understanding between the agencies.
The court formally sanctioned the bureau for its conduct during the discovery process of a lawsuit, striking four counts from the CFPB's initial suit.
The Department of Justice announced last week it was formally closing Operation Choke Point, a controversial regulatory program quietly undertaken in 2011.
A national legal expert last week raised questions about the political future of Richard Cordray, director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has issued a report detailing the impact of overdraft fees on American banks and credit union customers.
A small, family run real estate law firm in Kentucky last week prevailed in a lawsuit filed by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.
Last week, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau issued the final version of its administrative rule concerning arbitration clauses in consumer contracts.
The report comes as another voice in the debate currently roiling Washington over the bureau, with some calling for substantial reform or even abolition of the agency, and some championing it as essential.
Complaints increased 7 percent between 2015 and 2016, totaling 291,400 last year; however, companies provided consumers with a timely response to their complaints 97 percent of the time.