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UCCC Extraterritoriality - But it’s a Minnesota Contract!

If a finance company buys retail installment contracts from auto dealers in its home state, what happens when a consumer named in one of those contracts moves to a state with different laws from the company’s home state? Attorney Nikki Munro discusses a recent case that poses that very question.

August 28, 2012

My Compliance Lawyer is Crazy

Attorney Nicole Munro explains why dealers must be prepared if the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau comes knocking on their door and looks at some the the CFPB's recent enforcement actions.

August 7, 2012

New GAP Waiver Rules in Ohio

For many years, Ohio law has left many wondering whether the cost of GAP products can be financed. Attorneys Nicole Munro and Glenn Knirsch discuss the recent passage of a bill in Ohio that at last addresses the uncertainty surrounding the sale of these products.

June 18, 2012

Arbitration Remains in the Spotlight – Even Outside of the Ninth Circuit

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau recently began a public inquiry into how consumers and financial services companies are affected by arbitration and arbitration clauses. Attorneys Nicole Munro and Latif Zaman of Hudson Cook look at how some state courts are finding ways to invalidate arbitration provisions.

April 24, 2012

Motor Vehicle Leases and the Military

Attorneys Nicole Munro and Peter Cockrell of Hudson Cook discuss the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act (SCRA) as it pertains to leasing vehicles to military servicemembers or dependents of military servicemembers.

February 29, 2012

CFPB in Production, Directed by Richard Cordray

With leadership in place, over 700 employees and bulletproof funding, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is moving full speed ahead. Attorney Nicole Munro discusses the CFPB's potential reach and how it could impact dealers.

January 31, 2012

Making a List and Checking it Twice

Santa isn’t the only one making a list and checking it twice this time of year. The CFPB and the FTC are making lists that will be used to determine who is naughty and who is nice. Attorney Nicole Munro poses some questions dealers should consider to put together their own compliance checklists.

November 27, 2011

Expedited Payment Fees

Before charging an expedited payment fee (or any other servicing fee), consult and consider your state’s laws on the topic. Attorney Nicole Munro explores servicing fees in depth.

December 8, 2010

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