A judge for the Eastern District Court of Virginia has dismissed a lawsuit against a credit union alleging violations of the Americans with Disabilities Act Friday, the second such suit in Virginia to be dismissed recently.
CUNA has created a calculator where credit unions can get the amount of their estimated share insurance fund equity distribution and the estimated premium they would have paid in 2018 absent CUNA/league advocacy efforts.
The CFPB issued a Request for Information Wednesday on the bureau’s external engagements. Specifically, the bureau is seeking comments and information from interested parties on ways to engage the public.
The TCPA is impacting consumer-friendly communications between credit unions and their members, CUNA Senior Director of Advocacy and Counsel Leah Dempsey told a Federal Communications Bar Association panel discussion.
Draft legislation addressing data breaches was released Friday, two days after a CUNA witness testified before a House Financial Services subcommittee, and it contains the principles CUNA's witness said should be part of any legislation.
The Economic Growth, Regulatory Relief and Consumer Protection Act, would provide much-needed regulatory relief for credit unions and banks and lower the cost of borrowing for thousands of Indiana businesses, Kevin Ryan, president/CEO Financial Center First CU, Indianapolis, wrote in an op-ed that appeared in the Indy Star.
Key CUNA staff met with Acting Consumer CFPB Director Mick Mulvaney Thursday to discuss ways to provide credit unions with regulatory relief. CUNA has several advocacy goals for its work with the CFPB in 2018.