What Every CEO and General Counsel Needs to Know About New CFPB Director Chopra, with Special Guest Raj Date

Event Details
November 2021
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM CDT

In this webinar, we will discuss key areas the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) will likely focus on under its new leadership as well as Director Chopra's potential approach in addressing these area using the Bureau's rulemaking, enforcement, and supervisory authorities. We will be joined by special guest, Raj Date, Managing Partner of Fenway Summer LLC, an advisory and investment firm focused on financial services and financial technology. Mr. Date previously served as CFPB's Acting Director, its first Deputy Director, and worked closely with Mr. Chopra. Raj will provide a unique perspective on Director Chopra’s views and likely actions as CFPB Director. 

The topics we will discuss include:

  • Director Chopra’s key appointments to date and what they signal
  • Director Chopra’s plans to use the CFPB’s enforcement authority
  • The CFPB’s issuance of orders seeking information from large technology platforms providing payment services
  • Implications of Director Chopra’s concerns about “big data” 
  • Implications of the “new CFPB’s” prioritization of fair lending
  • Whether Director Chopra will revisit CFPB rulemaking for small-dollar lending, debt collection, or arbitration

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