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August 2013

Mortgage Servicers Falling Short In Implementing CFPB Mandates

Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) examiners have found that many companies in the mortgage servicing industry — especially nonbank firms — are falling short in implementing a wide range of mandates designed to protect consumers.

What Notarization Is Needed?

Even before you start a notarization, it can be challenging to determine what type of act is required.

Justice Department Launches Database To Deter 'Notario' Fraud

The U.S. Department of Justice has launched a new online registration program for immigration law practitioners that will help deter immigration services fraud — often involving individuals advertising themselves as Notarios Publicos, who charge immigrants thousands of dollars for fraudulent legal services.