Credit union perspective part of CFPB arbitration field hearing

first_img 3SHARESShareShareSharePrintMailGooglePinterestDiggRedditStumbleuponDeliciousBufferTumblr The credit union perspective will be a part of Thursday’s Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) field hearing on arbitration. Kevin Hammar of Aldridge, Hammar, Wexler & Bradley, P.A. will be testifying on behalf of the Nevada Credit Union League.The hearing, which is scheduled to begin at 1 p.m. (ET) in Albuquerque, N.M., will also feature remarks from CFPB Director Richard Cordray and Associate Director for External Affairs Zixta Martinez.Hammar will be on a panel with Paul Bland of Public Justice; Deepak Gupta of Gupta Wessler PLLC; Christine Hines of National Association of Consumer Advocates; Alan Kaplinsky of Ballard Spahr LLC; and Travis Norton of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce.CUNA previously had a representative at an October field hearing on arbitration in Colorado. During that meeting, John Rudy, senior vice president/chief lending officer at Bellco CU, Greenwood Village, Colo., explained the nature of credit union-member relationships. continue reading »last_img read more