Joann Needleman to Speak at the National Creditor’s Bar Association Spring 2019 Conference on May 17th
Clark Hill Member, Joann Needleman, will be speaking at the National Creditor’s Bar Association Spring 2019 Conference on Friday, May 17th.
Needleman's topic, CFPB Debt Collection Rules Update, explores the latest on the CFPB’s long-awaited Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) regarding debt collection practices and the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA).
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Joann Needleman, Leader of the firm's Consumer Financial Services Regulatory & Compliance Practice Group, serves as a navigator to her clients seeking advice and guidance in the complex regulatory environment facing the financial services industry. She provides counsel, consultation, and litigation services to a wide array of financial institutions, law firms, credit reporting agencies, as well as venture capital firms looking to invest in the fin-tech space. A former member of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s (CFPB) Consumer Advisory Board, Needleman has been able to provide her clients with useful strategies in order to prepare for new areas of regulatory scrutiny. Often asked by clients to quickly assess a new policy statements or guidance issued by federal and state regulators, she is able to break down the issues and provide common sense solutions that ensure her clients’ policies, procedures and business operations are fully compliant with current regulatory expectations.