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.
CUNA joined with other financial trade organizations Wednesday to outline significant unaddressed issues in the CFPB’s amendments to its Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act rule, scheduled to take effect in April.
It is normal and perfectly acceptable that credit unions should evolve, CUNA President/CEO Jim Nussle wrote to Sen. Orrin Hatch (R-Utah).in response to a letter Hatch sent NCUA Chair J. Mark McWatters.
CUNA met with Department of Defense officials and representatives from federal financial regulators, including the NCUA and CFPB, Wednesday to discuss clarifications relating to the Military Lending Act guidance.
The World Council of Credit Unions generally supports the Financial Stability Board’s proposal on ways to improve stability of too-big-to-fail banks, but urged the board to make several changes in the final version.
CUNA continues its active engagement with credit unions facing legal threats over website accessibility issues under the Americans with Disabilities Act by evaluating litigation around the country against several credit unions.
CUNA is engaged with House consideration of a regulatory relief bill, the Mortgage Choice Act, as well as Congressional discussions for funding the federal government and hearings in both chambers of Congress this week.
Impressions of CUNA’s Facebook ads in support of the Senate’s bipartisan regulatory relief bill total more than 800,000 as CUNA continues its push for floor consideration of the Economic Growth, Regulatory Relief and Consumer Protection Act.
CUNA and other trade organizations wrote to House leadership Monday urging them to support the Mortgage Choice Act (H.R. 1153), a regulatory relief bill is scheduled for House floor consideration this week.
CUNA compliance staff has compiled a new resource outlining major finalized rules and amendments issued last year, and highlights other CUNA resources and the regulatory or agency responsible for the rule.
CUNA and the Defense Credit Union Council asked the Department of Defense to immediately remove a problematic question from its guidance on the Military Lending Act Thursday, due to confusion it is causing.