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Trump Administration Continues to Indicate Tide Change Away from Support of the CFPB

As previously reported on this blog[1], President Trump’s issuance of an Executive Order and the subsequent introduction of bills seeking to eliminate the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (“CFPB” or “Bureau”) signaled a dramatic shift from the Obama Administration’s support of the CFPB, which was expected to continue under Clinton. Further evidence of this new administration’s … Continue Reading

The SEC’s $200 Million Fraud Case Against Patriarch’s Tilton May Be Largest Case Ever Handled by an Administrative Law Judge

Lynn Tilton, the founder of private equity firm Patriarch Partners, LLC, and so-called “Diva of Distressed,” is embattled in what is expected to be the largest and possibly the most contentious SEC in-house trial to date. The trial, which commenced on October 24, 2016 and is expected to last approximately three weeks, is taking place … Continue Reading