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BuckleySandler Hosts 2nd Annual CFPB Today Conference

November 4, 2015

BuckleySandler LLP hosted its second annual CFPB Today conference in Washington, DC October 25-26, 2015. The two-day event featured an evening of interactive roundtable discussions on CFPB trends, followed by a full day of seminars and breakout sessions. The roundtables and seminars were led by approximately 20 BuckleySandler attorneys, all of whom regularly work on CFPB regulatory, enforcement and compliance matters. Partner Benjamin Olson introduced keynote speaker Kelly Thompson Cochran, Assistant Director for Regulations at the CFPB, who delivered remarks during the luncheon program. The agenda from the October 26 sessions can be found below. We hope to see you at this event next year!

  • Introduction and Overview: Andrew L. Sandler
  • Examination Themes, Trends, and Hot Topics: Melissa Klimkiewicz, John Kromer, Andrea Mitchell, and Michelle Rogers
  • Enforcement Trends, Themes, and Hot Topics: Douglas Gansler, Caitlin Kasmar, Amanda Raines Lawrence, and Jonice Gray Tucker
  • Vendor Management in 2015: Valerie Hletko, Jon Langlois, Jeffrey Naimon, and Christopher Witeck
  • International Interlude: The New UK Senior Manager Regime: Claire Carroll, Eversheds LLP

Breakout Sessions

  • Mortgage Origination: John Kromer, Benjamin Olson, and Michelle Rogers
  • Student Lending: Aaron Mahler, Jeffrey Naimon, and Jonice Gray Tucker
  • Auto Finance and the CFPB: Amanda Raines Lawrence and John Redding
  • Unsecured Lending and Deposits: Andrea Mitchell, Matthew Previn, and Walter Zalenski
  • Mortgage Servicing: Benjamin Olson, Robyn Quattrone, and Michelle Rogers
  • Cards: Valerie Hletko and Manley Williams
  • Debt Collection: Aaron Mahler, John Redding, and Walter Zalenski
  • Privacy and Cybersecurity: Douglas Gansler