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Compensation and Compliance Matters: CFPB Strong-Arms Statute Of Limitation, Referrals

In the first-ever appeal from the decision of an administrative law judge, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Director Richard Cordray imposed a $109 million award against PHH Mortgage — far more than the $6.4 million awarded by the ALJ.

Although not a decision involving marketing, every lender should take the time to carefully review the PHH reinsurance case.

Beyond demonstrating the risk of an internal CFPB administrative appeal, Cordray made two specific and ominous rulings.

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