Two patents for check-imaging processes that were being asserted against banks have been invalidated.
In the first four months of the 114th Congress, 28 ABA-supported bills have been introduced, ABA bankers and staff have testified before Congress four times, the Federal Reserve finalized an ABA-advocated rule change helping smaller banks and ABA Chairman John Ikard participated in President Obama’s cybersecurity summit.
ABA yesterday repeated its call for the Department of Labor to extend the comment period for its rule redefining who counts as a fiduciary under the Employee Retirement Income Security Act.
An introductory note from Frank Keating about the new ABA Banking Journal and news site.
The 20-City Case-Schiller Composite gained 5.0% year-over-year in February, compared to a 4.5% increase in January.
NACHA, the electronic payments association, today issued a ballot to its members to vote on a revised rule change to implement same-day ACH transactions.
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau released its third annual report on fair lending.
The OCC’s Mutual Savings Association Advisory Committee will hold a public meeting this morning in Washington, D.C.
ABA SVP Richard Riese, who heads ABA’s Center for Regulatory Compliance, is retiring after 11 years, he announced yesterday in The Compliance Source e-bulletin.