From the Weekend: Update on the Marks Case

CFPB Director Kathy Kraninger provides snapshot on consumer complaint process and credit reporting.

6/21/2020 8:00 AM

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From the Weekend: Update on the Marks Case

Ninth Circuit Says No to Marks Revisit En Banc

The United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit has declined a chance to revisit its 2018 decision in Marks v. Crunch San Diego, LLC that an automatic telephone dialing system (“ATDS”) under the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) includes a device that “stores telephone numbers to be called, whether or not those numbers have been generated by a random or sequential number generator,” according to TCPAWorld.

The National Law Review also reported on this news.

Durbin, Duckworth Introduce Bill Expanding Student Loan Refinancing for Servicemembers

U.S. Sens. Dick Durbin, D-Ill., and Tammy Duckworth, D-Ill., on Friday introduced the Servicemember Student Loan Affordability Act, legislation that would amend the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act (SCRA) to allow servicemembers to consolidate or refinance student loan debt they had when they entered the military and continue to benefit from the six percent interest rate cap to which they are entitled through the SCRA, according to a press release issued by Durbin’s office.

CFPB Director Kathy Kraninger Provides Snapshot on Consumer Complaint Process and Credit Reporting

In remarks to the Consumer Data Industry Association, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Director Kathy Kraninger provided a snapshot of consumer comments on the bureau’s consumer complaint process, and recent guidance on credit reporting under the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act). Read more here.

FTC Submits Reports Requested in 2020 Spending Bill

The Federal Trade Commission submitted two reports that were requested by Congress as part of the fiscal year 2020 spending bill that funds the FTC and other agencies. The reports outline the agency’s work in the areas of consumer privacy and the use of potential additional resources, according to a news release. Read more here.


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From the Weekend: Update on the Marks Case

Ninth Circuit Says No to Marks Revisit En Banc

The United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit has declined a chance to revisit its 2018 decision in Marks v. Crunch San Diego, LLC that an automatic telephone dialing system (“ATDS”) under the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) includes a device that “stores telephone numbers to be called, whether or not those numbers have been generated by a random or sequential number generator,” according to TCPAWorld.

The National Law Review also reported on this news.

Durbin, Duckworth Introduce Bill Expanding Student Loan Refinancing for Servicemembers

U.S. Sens. Dick Durbin, D-Ill., and Tammy Duckworth, D-Ill., on Friday introduced the Servicemember Student Loan Affordability Act, legislation that would amend the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act (SCRA) to allow servicemembers to consolidate or refinance student loan debt they had when they entered the military and continue to benefit from the six percent interest rate cap to which they are entitled through the SCRA, according to a press release issued by Durbin’s office.

CFPB Director Kathy Kraninger Provides Snapshot on Consumer Complaint Process and Credit Reporting

In remarks to the Consumer Data Industry Association, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Director Kathy Kraninger provided a snapshot of consumer comments on the bureau’s consumer complaint process, and recent guidance on credit reporting under the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act). Read more here.

FTC Submits Reports Requested in 2020 Spending Bill

The Federal Trade Commission submitted two reports that were requested by Congress as part of the fiscal year 2020 spending bill that funds the FTC and other agencies. The reports outline the agency’s work in the areas of consumer privacy and the use of potential additional resources, according to a news release. Read more here.


Follow ACA International on Twitter @ACAIntl and @acacollector, Facebook and request to join our LinkedIn group for news and event updates. ACA International members are welcome to submit news items for possible publication to comm@acainternational.org. Visit our publications page for news submission guidelines and subscriptions to ACA Daily, Collector magazine and Pulse.

Advertising is available for companies wishing to promote their products or services. Be sure to visit the ACA Events Calendar on the Education and Training page to view our listing of upcoming CORE Curriculum and Hot Topic seminars featuring critical educational opportunities for your company.


Subscribe to ACA Daily NEWSROOM

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