SIGNIFICANT TRENDS AND DEVELOPMENTS IN CONSUMER FINANCIAL SERVICES LITIGATION & ENFORCEMENT

SIGNIFICANT TRENDS AND DEVELOPMENTS IN CONSUMER FINANCIAL SERVICES LITIGATION & ENFORCEMENT

Webinar | December 14, 2020

Attorneys from the Firm's Consumer Financial Services Litigation Practice will host their annual half-day CLE program, “Significant Developments in Consumer Financial Services Litigation and Enforcement.”  The program will examine recent developments in consumer finance regulations such as the Fair Lending Act (FLA), the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) and the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA), along with an in-house counsel roundtable discussing litigation trends and issues that consumer finance companies are facing and the current impact of COVID-19.

Agenda

8:45 – 9:15 a.m.

Cyber-Security and Data Protection Update

Address key data security and privacy considerations and enforcement trends, including updates on the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) and the New York DFS Cyber security Regulation (23 NYCRR 500).

Evan J. Foster, Vice-Chair, Cybersecurity and Privacy Practice, Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr LLP

9:15 – 10:15 a.m.

Everyday Ethics for In-House Counsel

Covering complex ethics challenges in-house counsel face. The program will cover thorny issues related to compliance, business vs. legal advice, conflicts of interest and confidentiality.

10:15 – 10:30 a.m. Break
10:30 – 11:00 a.m.

Developments in FCRA Regulation and Litigation

Track recent developments in FCRA litigation and their impact on various claims and defenses.

Ryan DiClemente, Co-Chair, Consumer Financial Services Litigation Practice, Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr LLP

Jason Bichsel, Corporate Counsel, BMW Financial Services NA, LLC

Michael Galeano, Senior Director & Managing Counsel, Alliance Data

Justin Bradley, Associate General Counsel, Shellpoint Mortgage Servicing

11:00 – 11:30 a.m.

Developments in TCPA Regulation and Litigation

Track recent developments in TCPA litigation and their impact on various claims and defenses.

Colleen Fox, Associate, Consumer Financial Services Litigation Practice, Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr LLP

Zach Miller, Partner, Financial Services Litigation Group, Burr and Forman

11:30 – 12:00 p.m.

Litigation Trends Under State Law

Focus on various state law developments

12:00 – 12:30 p.m.

Fair Lending

This presentation will address the most recent highlights in fair lending, including HUD’s final disparate impact rule; a recent CFPB ECOA enforcement action and PPP issues.

Francis “Trip” X. Riley, Co-Chair, Consumer Financial Services Litigation Practice, Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr LLP

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