CFPB to Lay Off TCPA, Focus on Fair Play

When the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau released its Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking in November, it did not indicate that it had plans to create any new rules to fix issues with the Telephone Consumer Protection Act. But at the kickoff insideCompliance webinar, Translating TCPA for Debt Collectors, expert attorneys said that the CFPB isn’t ignoring emerging industry technology like cell phones; rather, it wants to level the playing field and minimize human error. <more>