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Joann Needleman

Practice Group Leader at Clark Hill PLC

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United States Supreme Court Provides Little Guidance to Remedy an Unconstitutional CFPB

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House Version of New Stimulus Package Proposes Debt Collectors Go Into Debt So Consumers Don't Have To

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Collections and Servicing in the Post-Pandemic World: A Glimpse into the New Normal

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Supreme Court Justices Struggle to Determine Presidential Authority to Fire CFPB Director

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The Impact of the CFPB's Supplemental Proposed Rulemaking for Time-Barred Debt Disclosures is Greater Than What Appears

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Supreme Court to the Rescue with a Narrow Interpretation of the FDCPA

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Innovation: Opening the Door for Regulatory Engagement

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Treasury Fintech Report Recommendations Could Change Banking As We Know It


New York Federal Court Rules That The Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection Is Unconstitutional, Continuing A High-Stakes Debate

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A Proper Goodbye for the Consumer Advisory Board

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Arizona Jumps Ahead of Other States In Financial Innovation

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CFPB Deferment of Enforcement Authority to States Will Lead to Increased Scrutiny

CFPB Is Constitutional, But Makes $100 Million Mistake in Interpreting the Law

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Pennsylvania Enters into a New Era of Consumer Protection Enforcement: What Financial Services Companies Must Do Now

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No Real Surprises in CFPB's Final Rule for the Small Dollar Loan Industry

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Court Dismisses CFPB Lawsuit Due to Willful Failure to Participate in Discovery and Obey Court Orders

Treasury Department Issues Long Awaited Report on Regulatory Reform for the Financial Services Industry

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Why the CFPB’s Decision to Change Course on Debt Collection Rulemaking is a Very Big Deal

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U.S. Supreme Court Rejects FDCPA Liability in Bankruptcy Proceeding

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CFPB Ordered by a New York Federal Court to "Show Me the Money"