Batter Up … As States Step to the Plate
ABA Consumer Financial Services Committee 2019 Winter Meeting
Miami, FLMember Kelly Lipinski (Cleveland) moderated a panel titled “Batter Up … As States Step to the Plate” during the ABA Consumer Financial Services Committee 2019 Winter Meeting. Much has appeared in the press about the pullback of the CFPB under the leadership of Acting Director Mulvaney and the actions of various state Attorneys General and state financial regulators to take up the fight with respect to financial institutions. The panel discussed some of the steps states are taking and areas of interest. They also discussed how regulated entities should be thinking about the increased focus of those state Attorneys General and regulators.