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CFPB Director Cordray’s Remarks at FinTech Conference Highlight Focus on Increasing Access to Financial Data

Posted in Financial Services Information Management

Last Monday, October 24, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) Director Richard Cordray spoke on the Bureau’s approach to FinTech at Money 20/20, a conference focused on payments and financial service innovation.  In his remarks, Cordray focused on responding to … Continue Reading

White House Proposes Expansive Data Breach Notification Bill

Posted in Consumer Privacy/FTC, Data breach, Financial Services Information Management, FTC enforcement, Legislation, Other

Last week, President Obama proposed wide-reaching legislation to establish a uniform, nationwide standard for data breach notifications that envisions a significant enforcement role for the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB). The proposal, titled the Personal Data Notification and Protection Act, … Continue Reading

Obama Signs Order to Improve Security of Consumer Financial Transactions

Posted in Consumer Privacy/FTC, Cybersecurity, E-commerce, Financial Services Information Management, Identity Theft

On October 17, 2014, before an audience at the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (“CFPB”), President Obama announced the launching of the Buy Secure initiative.  This initiative is designed to provide consumers with more tools to secure their financial information in Continue Reading