New York, NY, October 04, 2017 --(PR.com
)-- The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, has announced today that Patrick G. Broderick, Shareholder, Greenberg Traurig, P.A. will speak at the Knowledge Group’s webcast entitled: “The Fair Credit Reporting Act: 2017 Trends, Developments and What Lies Ahead.” This event is scheduled for October 4, 2017 from 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm (ET).
For further details, please visit: https://www.theknowledgegroup.org/webcasts/tax-accounting-finance/commercialconsumer-law/the-fair-credit-reporting-act
About Patrick G. Broderick
Patrick G. Broderick focuses his practice on litigation related to claims arising out of federal consumer protection statutes, including the Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act, Truth in Lending Act, Fair Debt Collections Practices Act, Fair Credit Reporting Act, and Telephone Consumer Protection Act as well as various state consumer protection statutes. He is experienced defending companies against class action lawsuits asserting violation of consumer protection statutes, and overseeing company responses to government investigations initiated by state attorneys general and federal regulatory agencies relating to mortgage servicing practices.
About Greenberg Traurig, P.A.
Greenberg Traurig is a law firm of approximately 2000 lawyers in 38 locations that's focused on helping businesses navigate change. Greenberg Traurig’s Financial Services Litigation Group has wide-ranging experience assisting national clients and local businesses in a variety of matters affecting the financial services industry. From handling individual claims to managing nationwide class actions, our national team of experienced litigators regularly advises and defends banks, mortgage lenders and brokers, credit card companies, debt collectors, payday lenders, consumer finance companies and other financial institutions in a variety of disputes in state and federal courts and in arbitration, as well as before governmental agencies.
Upon its effectivity, the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA) has been regulating the consumer reporting industry and has been creating disclosure obligations on users of consumer reports to ensure a fair, timely and accurate credit information reporting. However, despite it covering a wide scope of industries and consumers, FCRA does not apply to commercial transactions more specifically to those involved in agricultural credit.
Under the new administration, modifications and alterations are expected to come. To avoid potential risks and pitfalls, companies, consumers and industry watchers should keep abreast of the developments surrounding this significant topic.
In this live webcast, The Knowledge Group, along with a remarkable professional will go beyond the basics and provide the audience with an in-depth analysis of the recent trends, developments and updates on the Fair Credit Reporting Act. The speaker will also present a sneak peek of what lies ahead the FCRA landscape.
Key topics include:
The Fair Credit Reporting Act: A Legal Perspective
Scope and Limitation
Common Risks and Pitfalls
Recent Court Decisions
Trends, Developments and Updates
FCRA in the 2018 Landscape: A Sneak Peek
About The Knowledge Group /The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series
The Knowledge Group was established with the mission to produce unbiased, objective, and educational live webinars that examine industry trends and regulatory changes from a variety of different perspectives. The goal is to deliver a unique multilevel analysis of an important issue affecting business in a highly focused format. To contact or register for an event, please visit: http://theknowledgegroup.org/