Saturday, April 13, 2024

Jeremy Cowen

Injunction granted against CFPB on Sec. 1071

The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Kentucky granted a motion for injunction against the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau on Thursday evening, stopping the CFPB from enforcing its small business data collection rule (Sec. 1071). The Order from the Court reads, “The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is ENJOINED from enforcing the Small Business Lending Rule until the Supreme …

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Bank Performance Report now available through OBA

The OBA has entered a co-branding agreement with Kentucky Bankers Association for a quarterly banking publication called Bank Performance Report. BPR currently has 350 bank subscribers from across the country. This report is in electronic and/or printed format utilizing data from the quarterly FFIEC Call Reports, from which the BPR ranks overall performance of each bank headquartered in that state. …

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Week of Sept. 11

In This Issue… From Adrian’s desk … Legislative Office of Fiscal Transparency meeting set for Sept. 20 Bank Performance Report now available through OBA Applications still being taken for OBA Emerging Leaders Academy — deadline Friday! OBA schedules Oktoberfest Golf Tournament OBA education corner … From Adrian’s desk … By Adrian Beverage OBA President & CEO Just some random tidbits …

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Judge rules against CFPB in UDAAP exam manual lawsuit

A U.S. district judge ruled today the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s update to its Supervision and Examination Manual is unlawful. Judge J. Campbell Barker, of the Eastern District of Texas, agreed with plaintiffs and issued a summary judgment stating the CFPB’s March 2022 update to the manual exceeds the Bureau’s statutory authority and is based on unconstitutional funding. The lawsuit …

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Week of Sept. 4

In This Issue… From Adrian’s desk … Report: FDIC needs to improve threat information sharing with banks Agencies propose guidance to enhance resolution planning at large banks, invites comments OBA Washington Visit ready for you to register – deadline Monday! 2024 Oklahoma Views & Vistas Calendar order deadline approaching OBA education corner … From Adrian’s desk … By Adrian Beverage …

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Week of Aug. 28

In This Issue… From Adrian’s desk … Fraud information … odds and ends Treasury Department, IRS offer digital asset regulations Oklahoma Bankers Hall of Fame accepting nominations – deadline Thursday! OBA education corner … From Adrian’s desk … By Adrian Beverage OBA President & CEO Just some random tidbits that might be of interest to our bankers this week! • …

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Week of Aug. 21

In This Issue… From Adrian’s desk … FDIC publishes 2023 Risk Review OBA Washington Visit ready for you to register Oklahoma Bankers Hall of Fame accepting nominations – deadline approaching! OBA education corner … From Adrian’s desk … By Adrian Beverage OBA President & CEO Just some random tidbits that might be of interest to our bankers this week! • …

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Petroleum Alliance of Oklahoma hosts free program for bankers on navigating emissions reporting issues

The Petroleum Alliance of Oklahoma will host a free program on Wednesday about how bankers can navigate the emissions reporting conversation with their oil and gas customers. The Alliance is currently working on two fronts on ESG requirements: 1) Make sure new and proposed emissions regulations are workable and practicable, instead of unworkable and punitive … or potentially fatal to …

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OBA, other state bankers associations urge delay of Section 1071 implementation

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau should extend a court-ordered stay of its Section 1071 final rule to cover all FDIC-insured banks while the U.S. Supreme Court considers a separate legal challenge concerning the bureau, the OBA and 49 other state bankers associations said last week in a letter to CFPB Director Rohit Chopra. A federal judge in Texas last week …

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