Articles by: Huixin Deng

Colin Hector, attorney for the division of financial practices at the FTC, and Calvin Hagins, deputy assistant director for originations at the CFPB, discuss auto regulation on a panel moderated by John Redding, partner at Buckley Sandler LLP.

CFPB’s Deputy Assistant Offers Insights Into Examinations [VIDEO]

Compliance, Management, Operations June 29, 2017 at 10:52 am

Consumer Financial Protection Bureau exams are typically dreaded across the industry, but Calvin Hagins, the Bureau’s deputy assistant director for originations, said lenders “should look forward to them,” during a panel discussion at the 2017 Auto Finance Risk & Compliance Summit. The exams are an opportunity for the CFPB to learnRead More

Dropping Used-Vehicle Prices Is ‘Barely’ a Positive Sign [VIDEO]

Dropping Used-Vehicle Prices Is ‘Barely’ a Positive Sign [VIDEO]

Sales & Marketing June 23, 2017 at 11:00 am

Used-vehicle prices have been on a wild ride lately, but will dropping prices be a positive sign for the economy? The answer is “barely yes,” according to William Strauss, senior economist and advisor for the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago. “In fact, I would get nervous if we started to seeRead More

Federal Trade Commission

FTC Attorney Discusses Civil Investigative Demand [VIDEO]

Compliance June 21, 2017 at 9:50 am

Communication is key with respect to the compulsory process, said Colin Hector, an attorney at the Federal Trade Commission (FTC), during a panel at the Auto Finance Risk & Compliance Summit last month. When the FTC was created in 1914, its purpose was to prevent unfair methods of competition in commerce as part ofRead More