• 01.30.19

    Court Certifies Class of Consumers in Payday Lending Suit

    A federal court in Minnesota has certified a class of consumers suing a lead generator and related payday lenders for violations of state law, rejecting the defendants’ concerns that the damages calculations would require individual inquiries.

  • 09.27.18

    Bank Settles Overdraft Fee Class Action for More Than $1.2B

    A California federal court judge signed off on a settlement agreement involving a national bank and a class of customers challenging its overdrawn balance charge fee with recovery north of $1 billion.

  • 08.02.18

    California Continues Oversight of Student Loan Servicers

    Following in the recent footsteps of the California attorney general’s lawsuit against the country’s largest student loan servicer, the state’s Department of Business Oversight (DBO) sent letters to 12 servicers seeking information about why they have not applied for licenses ...

  • 06.20.18

    Payday Lender Wins Over South Dakota Banking Regulator

    A payday lender in South Dakota scored a victory in its lawsuit against the state’s banking regulator when a federal court judge agreed that the South Dakota Division of Banking exceeded its authority by revoking the plaintiff’s operating licenses.

  • 01.21.16

    Surprises in OCC's Examination Priorities for 2016?

    Comptroller Thomas J. Curry underscored key 2016 supervisory concerns for his agency in a mid-December industry call discussing the OCC's latest Semiannual Risk Perspective report.