In the Press
November 13, 2020

Joe Biden Could Face An Uphill Battle To Restore Consumer Protections (Barron’s)

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, under fire for its response to problems raised by the pandemic, will almost certainly have new leadership under Joe Biden’s administration. Biden’s win probably heralds an uptick in enforcement and a greater focus on fair lending, mortgage servicing, credit reporting, and other issues underscored by the pandemic. The CFPB was built for situations like this, says Goodwin’s Financial Industry and Consumer Financial Services Litigation partner Tony Alexis. Read the Barron’s article here.