Articles by: Blair Evans

The CFPB’s Regulation of the Auto Finance Industry is Legally and Ethically Wrong [OPINION]

The CFPB’s Regulation of the Auto Finance Industry is Legally and Ethically Wrong [OPINION]

Compliance, Opinion December 21, 2016 at 12:13 pm

As the Chair of my firm’s Auto Finance Team, a multidisciplinary team of attorneys serving the auto finance industry, I’ve heard my share of complaints about the CFPB’s newfound focus on auto finance companies, banks, and non-bank entities that serve the auto finance sector. In the course of my discussionsRead More

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CFPB Appears Poised to Increase Its Focus on Auto Lending

Compliance, Opinion August 11, 2016 at 12:07 pm

By Blair B. Evans and Craig Nazzaro, Baker Donelson The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau utilizes a risk-based analysis in its approach to its supervisory and enforcement efforts. The Bureau’s risk-based approach includes factors such as the potential risk to a consumer from products offered in the market and complaints generatedRead More