Articles by Lauren Capitini

Fear Your Members

Consumers with sophisticated plaintiff’s attorneys see changing regulations as a potential goldmine.
Assess the risk of litigation in your business decisions and compliance efforts.
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Top Five Mortgage Compliance Issues to Address Now

The changes to mortgage servicing are extensive.
CFPB’s new mortgage rules are a major pain point for CUs.
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My First Year: The Good, Bad, and Downright Ugly

Observations from an attorney navigating through her first year of CU compliance.
CUs focus too little energy on compliance. That must change.
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Know Before You Owe Mortgages: A Game-Changer

Engage early in a rulemaking and make noise throughout the newly extended process.
By proposing rules after soliciting feedback, CFPB has changed the rules of the rulemaking game—and spectators need to pay attention.
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Think You’re Not Affected by CFPB’s Remittance Transfer Rule? Think Again

My appeal to you: Think not whether you have to comply, but how.
Your CU may be affected by CFPB’s new rule if it engages in international wire transfers or electronic bill pay.
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