Monthly Archives: May 2015

FCC Releases TCPA Fact Sheet

If your organization is involved in collecting debts, be aware that the Federal Communications Commission (“FCC”) has released a fact sheet regarding enforcement of the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (“TCPA”). The document contains a number of clarifications and topics that will require creditors and collectors to take action. Although the FCC was light on details, […]

Federal Financial Agencies Finalize Dodd-Frank Standards for Appraisal Management Companies

As required by the Dodd-Frank Act, the federal financial agencies (OCC, Federal Reserve System, FDIC, CFPB, FHFA) recently adopted a final rule regarding minimum requirements for state supervision of appraisal management companies (“AMCs”). An AMC is an entity that serves as an intermediary for, and provides certain services to, creditors. In some instances, creditors and […]