CUNA and the LSCU and Affiliates filed a brief Tuesday in support of a credit union facing a lawsuit alleging noncompliance with the ADA. This follows similar CUNA/league actions in Texas, Illinois and Ohio.
CUNA President/CEO Jim Nussle appeared on CBS News Friday to talk the Senate’s bipartisan regulatory relief bill and White House personnel moves. Nussle served a director of the Office of Management and Budget under President George W. Bush from 2007 to 2009.
After wrapping up with Wednesday’s morning session at CUNA’s Governmental Affairs Conference, more then 5,200 credit union leaders in attendance headed to Capitol Hill for meetings with their legislators.
CUNA joined with other financial trade associations Tuesday to write to Congress to correct a number of falsehoods contained in a recent retailer communication to Congress on data breaches. Retailers are attempting to push back against strong national data security standards, despite a lack of such standards causing major data breaches that bring additional costs to credit unions.
CUNA and the Illinois Credit Union League filed an amicus brief today in the U.S. District Court Northern District of Illinois Eastern Division in defense of Aurora Policeman Credit Union that is facing a frivolous lawsuit alleging violations of the Americans with Disabilities Act.
The House passed the CUNA-backed TRID Improvement Act of 2018 , which would amend RESPA to require the CFPB to allow the accurate disclosure of title insurance premiums and any potential available discounts to homebuyers.
S. 2155, the Economic Growth, Regulatory Relief and Consumer Protection Act, would greatly ease the regulatory burden on credit unions and “inject new life into communities,” Rick Finley, CEO of WJC FCU, Damascus, Va., wrote in an op-ed piece published in The Virginian-Pilot.
CUNA’s Governmental Affairs Conference was filled with more than 5,000 credit union leaders learning how best to make their voices heard Monday. Informative sessions, keynoters and more are on the schedule for Tuesday.
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.