RESPA News for an exclusive 90-minute webinar that will guide you in the assessment of your current and prospective Marketing Services Agreements (MSAs) to help you remain compliant and avoid the bite of the CFPB.
This in-depth training features top compliance attorneys
Phil Schulman of K&L Gates, Marx Sterbcow of The Sterbcow Law Group and Chuck Cain of WFG National Title Insurance Company. Together they will provide expert insights into RESPA provisions impacting MSAs compliance, the CFPBís enforcement and policy posture, and what companies should be looking for as they review their MSAs and work to ensure compliant conduct.
Topics will include:
- Recent enforcement activity surrounding MSAs
- Putting CFPB consent orders into perspective
- Review of RESPA Sections 8(a) and 8(c)(2) and HUDís 2010 RESPA Interpretive Rule
- What not to do in your MSA contracts
- The likelihood of additional CFPB investigations and enforcement activity
- Lessons from the CFPB's actions in other industries
- And much more!
Join us for this educational webinar and gain insights into practical solutions for your business. Participants will have an opportunity to ask questions and will receive the full PowerPoint presentation along with related articles from October Research, LLC publications.
One of the nationís most widely respected and most recognized RESPA attorneys, Phil Schulmanís national practice focuses on real estate finance and mortgage banking, with specialties in the Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act, Truth in Lending Act and administrative and regulatory compliance matters.
He represents companies in the mortgage lending, title insurance and real estate industries in connection with administrative and regulatory compliance matters; defends companies in connection with governmental audits, investigations and enforcement proceedings; develops and analyzes proposed business plans, and drafts the related agreements and disclosures, based upon applicable federal and state laws, regulations and rules; and assists in litigation involving consumer class action lawsuits and commercial claims.
Phil is the former general counsel to the Home Improvement Lenders Association and was the former assistant general counsel of the Inspector General and Administrative Proceedings Division, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.
Sterbcow Law Group
Marx David Sterbcow is recognized nationally as a legal authority in the real estate settlement services industry. Marxís practice focuses on RESPA, TILA, Regulation Z, RICO, federal and state mortgage lending, title insurance, real estate brokerage, home warranty and consumer credit compliance issues, affiliated business arrangements guidance, and marketing and promotional program guidance. He also litigates matters involving mortgage fraud and RESPA.
Marx graduated from Tulane University in New Orleans, Louisiana, with a bachelorís degree in history and political science, Gonzaga University School of Law in Spokane, Washington, with a J.D., and the John Marshall School of Lawís Center for Real Estate Law in Chicago, Illinois, with an LLM.
Marx represented the National Association of Mortgage Brokers in its efforts to challenge the Federal Reserve Board on its Regulation Z loan officer compensation rule. He serves on the Regulatory & Policy Committee for the Real Estate Services Providers Council (RESPRO) and is active in the Louisiana Land Title Association, New Orleans Metropolitan Association of Title Attorneys and the National Association of Mortgage Brokers. He is a frequent speaker at industry conferences.
Senior Vice President, Agency Manager, Midwest
WFG National Title Insurance Company
Chuck Cain is senior vice president, agency manager, Midwest, for WFG National Title Insurance Co. Chuck has been in the title insurance industry since 1977. He is a graduate of The Ohio State University and the Salmon P. Chase College of Law at Northern Kentucky University. He is admitted to practice in Ohio and Kentucky, several federal district courts and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 6th Circuit. He is former chair of the Real Property section of the Cincinnati Bar Association, a former director of the Cincinnati Mortgage Bankerís Association and a recipient of a special citation from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development concerning Fair Housing Best Practices.
A native Cincinnatian, Chuck has been a licensed title insurance agent for over 25 years and was an owner-operator of his own agency for 18 years. He has spoken before the American Land Title Association, Ohio Land Title Association, the Indiana Land Title Association, the Michigan Land Title Association, the Missouri Land Title Association, RESPRO, the National Settlement Services Summit, Title Radio, and numerous other groups and classes on the topic of title insurance and compliance. He is also the president of consulting firm Alliance Solutions, LLC.
Editor, Dodd Frank Update
October Research, LLC
Nathan Marinchick is editor of Dodd Frank Update, which was launched in early 2011 to provide daily updates on the avalanche of regulations, opinion papers, Congressional hearings and case law that has emerged in the wake of the passage of the Dodd-Frank Act in 2010.
A veteran journalist, Marinchick spent nearly a decade as a reporter and anchor in the Cleveland, Ohio, radio news market before joining October Research in March 2011. His reporting spanned government, industry and pop culture.
Marinchick has a communications degree from John Carroll University in Cleveland, Ohio.