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Advocacy Update November 2022
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Advocacy Update November 2022

2022 Midterm Elections - Key Takeaways Continue Reading

11/10/2022


Advocacy Update October 2022
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Advocacy Update October 2022

Washington D.C. Update The primary season ended in mid-September, and Congress has now departed Washington until after the midterm elections. Congress was able to avert a government shutdown by passing a continuing resolution (CR) late last week that was signed by President Biden. Not only does... Continue Reading

10/13/2022


Advocacy Update September 2022
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Advocacy Update September 2022

Washington D.C. Update The month-long summer recess has officially come to an end as Congress prepares for the final stretch before the November midterm elections. Congressional Democrats passed the Inflation Reduction Act into law in early August, marking a key legislative victory for the Biden... Continue Reading

09/15/2022


CFPB Issues New Debt Collection Rule FAQs
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CFPB Issues New Debt Collection Rule FAQs

For the first time this year, the CFPB released new Debt Collection Rule FAQs. Continue Reading

07/28/2022


CFPB Advisory Opinion Clarifies Applicability of Equal Credit Opportunity Act
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CFPB Advisory Opinion Clarifies Applicability of Equal Credit Opportunity Act

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) on May 9, 2022 published an advisory opinion that affirms the Equal Credit Opportunity Act (ECOA) applies to lenders from the application process and extends through the life of the loan. Continue Reading

05/12/2022


CFPB Director Testifies Before Congress
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CFPB Director Testifies Before Congress

CFPB Director Rohit Chopra testified this week before both Senate Banking and House Financial Services Committees regarding the Bureau’s Semi-Annual Report. Both hearings had contentious moments. Republicans continue to define the Agency as “unaccountable” and accuse Director... Continue Reading

04/28/2022


NCBA’s Successful 2022 Virtual Hill Day
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NCBA’s Successful 2022 Virtual Hill Day

On Tuesday of this week, NCBA’s Annual Hill Day included meetings with Members of Congress and their staffs from both sides of the aisle and from both the House and Senate. This event was a great success because of the participation of more than 2 dozen NCBA member attorneys who... Continue Reading

03/31/2022


Advocacy Update & Advocacy Support Fund Debrief
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Advocacy Update & Advocacy Support Fund Debrief

We look forward to our upcoming Hill Day 2022 meetings scheduled on March 29, and we appreciate all who are participating this year and our sponsors of the event—AACANet and KnovaOne. As a follow up, we are holding an Advocacy Debrief, exclusively for Advocacy Support Fund (ASF) members, on... Continue Reading

03/24/2022


Steve Markoff Sworn in as President of NCBA
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Steve Markoff Sworn in as President of NCBA

As NCBA is about to celebrate its 30th anniversary, we are excited to announce a first for our organization, a “second generation” President. Steve Markoff was sworn in as President of NCBA this week. Chip Stacy decided to end his term early for personal reasons. The NCBA Board thanks... Continue Reading

03/10/2022


State of the States: State Creditors Bar Leadership Forum
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State of the States: State Creditors Bar Leadership Forum

Are you interested in the state level issues, legislation, and the work of SCBAs? NCBA’s SCBA Leadership Forum meets the third Thursday of every month to share state level issues, legislation, best practices and to be a resource to help SCBAs grow. Our first 2022 open Town Hall is happening... Continue Reading

02/10/2022


Get Involved and Make a Difference
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Get Involved and Make a Difference

Help shape your association, learn from your peers, and grow your leadership skills by participating in an open committee or activity! Continue Reading

01/26/2022


Advocacy: Engage with Us and Save the Date
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Advocacy: Engage with Us and Save the Date

NCBA Virtual Hill Day 2022 - Save the Date Mark your calendars for March 29, 2022, to join us virtually for NCBA’s 2022 Hill Day. This is an opportunity to meet with members of Congress and to advocate on behalf of your profession. NCBA works year-round to ensure that your industry’s... Continue Reading

01/13/2022