THE COST OF 'TCPA' NON-COMPLIANCE
updated 08/11/14 01:44 PM
Challenges and Recommendations
Wells Fargo Bank: $950,000. JP Morgan Chase: $11.3 million. Bank of America: $32.1 million. Wells Fargo Home Mortgage: $17.1 million. Sallie Mae: $24.1 million.
These are just a sampling of class-action settlements seen in the last few years based on alleged violations of the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA).
With statutory penalties of $500 to$1,500 per violation (each call is treated as a separate violation), TCPA is quickly becoming the new favorite statute among class-action attorneys.
MCWATTERS DISSENTS ON BUDGET VOTE updated
11/22/14 06:37 AM
Also, Revised RBC Rule Coming
National Credit Union Administration (NCUA) Board Member J. “Mark” McWatters was the only one to vote “no” on the board’s 2015 proposed budget, which will increase 4.2 percent over last year. The vote was 2 to 1.
ANNUAL FED WEBINAR ON REGS, GUIDANCE updated
11/21/14 10:32 AM
Also, FinCEN Issues Advisories
Senior staff at the Federal Reserve will host an annual webinar to provide a recap of recent regulatory changes and highlight various inter-agency guidance. The webinar will also discuss current hot topics in the financial services industry and give a glimpse of future regulatory changes.
NEW EMPLOYMENT LAWS FOR 2015 updated
11/21/14 04:33 PM
Also, TIPs Bulletin Posted
The California Chamber of Commerce has released a list of new employment laws scheduled to take effect in 2015 or earlier that will have an impact on businesses in California.
DIANA DYKSTRA RECEIVES 'EAGLE AWARD' updated
11/20/14 10:41 AM
Outstanding Record of Achievement
Diana Dykstra, president and CEO of the California and Nevada Credit Union Leagues, was presented with the American Association of Credit Union Leagues’ highest honor—the Eagle Award—this week during AACUL’s winter meeting in Hawaii.