Fourteen Manatt Lawyers Contribute to the 2020 Edition of PLI’s Consumer Financial Services Answer Book

Manatt lawyers once again took the lead role in editing and co-authoring the leading desk reference in consumer financial services law, Practising Law Institute’s (PLI) Consumer Financial Services Answer Book. Led by senior editor and co-author Richard E. Gottlieb, 14 Manatt professionals co-authored chapters in the just-published 2020 edition.

The 2020 edition provides lawyers and compliance professionals with an in-depth understanding of the latest developments in the law governing consumer financial services, and does so in a clear and accessible Q&A format. Coverage includes a cradle-to-grave discussion of the key laws and regulations, from consumer disclosure obligations through payoff or default. The treatise likewise provides detailed discussions of the core governing consumer lending acts, including:

  • The Truth in Lending Act
  • The Fair Credit Reporting Act
  • The Equal Credit Opportunity Act
  • The Electronic Signatures in Global and National Commerce Act
  • The Fair Debt Collection Practices Act
The 2020 volume also includes chapters focusing on a variety of industries, such as mortgage lending and servicing, auto finance, credit cards, and short-term lending. 

Manatt professionals authored or co-authored the following chapters:

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