Washington Wire: 11-28-17

While last week in Washington was slow due to the holidays, this week looks to be busy with the CFPB leadership debate and active sessions in the House and Senate. The House of Representatives will consider H.R. 3905, the Minnesota’s Economic Rights in the Superior National Forest Act; H.R. 3017, the Brownfields Enhancement, Economic Redevelopment, […]

InfoSight Spotlight: ADA audits and website accessibility

Credit unions remain in a holding pattern waiting on the Department of Justice (DOJ) to issue website regulations under Title III of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). Demand letters are on the rise therefore, waiting for official regulation is no longer an option. Since Title III lacks regulation, there is no specific standard for […]

Buy us a cup of coffee for Giving Tuesday!

Giving Tuesday takes place on the Tuesday directly after American Thanksgiving, which in turn takes place on the fourth Thursday of November. Giving Tuesday was created to help the “giving season” get started, reminding people that there is more to holidays than consumerism and commercialization. Giving Tuesday was created when two organizations, the 92nd Street […]

Battle over leadership of CFPB continues today

After longtime CFPB Director Richard Cordray resigned Friday and designated his chief of staff, Leandra English, as his temporary replacement, a battle over leadership of the office ensued. President Trump named Mick Mulvaney to head the CFPB shortly after English was designated by Cordray. LSCU sources shared information that the CFPB’s general counsel has issued an […]