CFPB Symposium June 25 will Discuss Abusive Acts or Practices, Livestream Available

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) will host the first of its recently announced symposia series on June 25, 2019 at 9 am, EST, at the Bureau's headquarters, 1700 G St. NW Washington, DC. Featuring remarks from CFPB Director Kathleen Kraninger and Deputy Director Brian Johnson as well as testimony from legal and policy experts on the topic of the abusiveness standard in consumer financial products and services.

The symposium will feature two panels of unfair, deceptive, or abusive acts or practices (UDAAP) experts. UDAAP is an acronym referring to unfair, deceptive, or abusive acts or practices by those who offer financial products or services to consumers. UDAAPs are illegal, according to the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act of 2010The first panel will include a discussion with leading academic experts in the area of Consumer Protection.

The discussion will touch on various policy issues relating to the abusive standard under Dodd-Frank. The second panel will examine how the abusive standard has been used in practice and will include leading legal experts in the field. Read additional information  about this event. 

SPECIAL NOTE: The CFPB is no longer accepting in-person registration for this event, as they are currently at capacity. To view via livestream, you can register here . A link to the livestream will be available the day of the event.