CFPB submits proposal to expand consumer complaint feedback

CFPB consumer complaint feedbackThe CFPB continues to work to expanding the feedback consumers can supply and publicly disclose when submitting a compliant to the Bureau’s consumer complaint portal. On November 29, the CFPB published a new notice in the Federal Register inviting comments on the Bureau’s submission of the proposal to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB). The CFPB also submitted a Supporting Statement to OMB which includes the Bureau’s responses to comments it received on the proposal. Comments on the Bureau’s latest proposal must be submitted by December 29, 2016.

DC Circuit Orders PHH to respond to CFPB petition for rehearing

On November 18, the CFPB filed its petition for rehearing en banc (which means that the CFPB has asked for the entire court to rehear the case) in the matter of CFPB v. PHH Corporation. On November 23, the US Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit (DC Circuit) entered an order instructing PHH to file a response to the CFPB’s petition for rehearing en banc. PHH must file its response within 15 days.