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CUs Can Still Sign Up For Today's Pressing Issues Audio Conference
WASHINGTON (6/5/13)--Credit unions can sign up until 2 p.m. ET today for the Credit Union National Association's second "Pressing Regulatory and Compliance Issues Audio Conference" of the year--offered free to affiliated credit unions.

Today's program will feature legislative and regulatory developments. Topics will include:

  • Tax reform and the threat to the credit union tax status;
  • CUNA's efforts in the U.S. Congress to provide regulatory relief to credit unions;
  • The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau's mortgage lending regulations; the status of regulations that become effective June 1; prohibition on financing credit life/disability, debt cancellation products' prohibition on arbitration clauses; escrow accounts for higher-priced mortgages; as well as the status of regulations to be effective January 2014;
  • A Financial Accounting Standards Board proposal on credit losses; and
  • National Credit Union Administration issues, such as prompt corrective action, the new proposal on derivatives authority and a quick overview of NCUA actions expected in the second half of 2013.
Use the resource link for registration and more information.
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