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February 2018

  • February 15, 2018

    ICBA, ABA join to urge swift action on regulatory bill

    On Jan. 29, the Independent Community Bankers of America and the American Bankers Association signed a joint letter asking the two Senate leaders – Sens. Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) and Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.), the majority and minority Senate leaders respectively – to put S. 2155 (the Economic Growth, Regulatory Relief and Consumer Protection Act) on the Senate’s agenda soon. The ICBA …

  • February 15, 2018

    CFPB structure ruled constitutional

    The Court of Appeals of the D.C. Circuit has upheld the constitutionality of the manner in which the Consumer Financial Protection Agency is structured, reversing an earlier decision by a three-judge panel that the Bureau’s structure violated Article II of the Constitution. The court also upheld the lower court’s ruling which found that the compensation system used by the Plaintiff …

  • February 13, 2018

    Week of Feb. 12

    In This Issue… • Greetings from Guy • We hope you’re enjoying OBA.com! • CFPB structure is constitutional; kickback fine is disallowed • Interested in leading our Emerging Leaders? • OBA education corner …

  • February 9, 2018

    February 2018 OBA Legal Briefs

    “I received a child support levy…” Tax Refund Checks The ADA and the WWW Prepaid Accounts Rule Amended and Delayed Payday Lending Rule Likely to be Rescinded or Trimmed

  • February 8, 2018

    Step Up Oklahoma initiative – specifics of plan

    Just another reminder to let your representative or senator know how you feel and what you think about the plan that’s been developed by a group of leading business and civic leaders with the number of individual leaders who also support this program growing day by day. In the OBA Update on Tuesday, we briefly outlined a few of the …

  • February 8, 2018

    Interested in leading our Emerging Leaders?

    The OBA is interested in hearing from bankers interested in serving as chairperson of the Emerging Leaders Division. Any OBA Emerging Leaders who are currently enrolled in OBA Emerging Leaders Academy or have previously graduated from an OBA Leadership Academy are eligible for the position. The Emerging Leaders chair will serve a two-year term and will work closely with OBA …

  • February 8, 2018

    Step up Oklahoma Initiative – some specifics of plan

    Just another reminder to let your representative or senator know how you feel and what you think about the plan that’s been developed by a group of leading business and civic leaders with the number of individual leaders who also support this program growing day by day. In a previous OBA Update, we briefly outlined a few of the pros …

  • February 6, 2018

    Week of Feb. 6

    In This Issue… • Step Up Oklahoma – For or against this proposal? Let your reps know now • Free webinar on evaluating S Corporation Status coming up • New OBA.com, MyOBA portal unveiled • OBA Bankers’ Night Out programs ready for spring • OBA education corner …

  • February 1, 2018

    2018 OBA Professional Member college scholarship available

    Each year, the Oklahoma Bankers Association awards a $1,000 scholarship to an incoming freshman who has a parent, grandparent, sibling or spouse who is a Professional Member of the Association. 

  • February 1, 2018

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