Oct

    Consumer Law Protections and Policies for Military Members [CC]

    12 PM EDT

    This program examines consumer law protections and policies for servicemembers and veterans. This will highlight a number of consumer protection and enforcement laws, including the Military Lending Act, Servicemembers Civil Relief Act, Electronic Fund Transfer Act, and others. You will also learn about various unfair and deceptive practices, recent enforcement actions, the impact of COVID-19 and scams, and extended protections during the pandemic.

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    During this 3.25-hour session, moderator Aniela Szymanski, ABA Standing Committee on Legal Assistance for Military Personnel Member, will facilitate elite speakers for these topics:

    1.25-hours (including 15 minutes for questions):

    Updates on Consumer Protection Policies for Servicemembers: This presentation—from Mike Saunders and Aniela Szymanski from Veterans Education Success, and Jennifer Davis from the National Military Family Association—will focus on consumer protection policies, discussing protections within the Military Lending Act (MLA) and Servicemembers Civil Relief Act (SCRA), along with relief under the Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) Program for servicemembers and veterans. Participants will also learn about the SCRA amendments extending protections to servicemembers and their families facing legal and financial challenges due to the military's stop movement order during the COVID-19 pandemic.

    15-minute break

    1.75-hours (including 15 minutes for questions):

    Consumer Law Highlights from the Federal Trade Commission: Carole Reynolds from the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) will highlight consumer protections as to preauthorized electronic fund transfers, gift cards, debit cards, and various emergent payments, under the Electronic Fund Transfer Act, limits on liability and dispute procedures, the impact of COVID-19, and scams. This session will also address the FTC's Holder Rule and the Credit Practices Rule; various unfair and deceptive practices; and recent FTC enforcement actions and initiatives that can affect servicemembers, veterans, and their families.

    Resources to Assist Victims of Financial Fraud: Shay Cook, from the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) Investor Education Foundation, will include a discussion focusing on resources for consumer advocates and others that interface with victims of financial fraud. Participants will receive resources that provide strategies for addressing major types of financial crime—including investment fraud, identity theft, mortgage and lending fraud, and mass marketing scams.

    This CLE is available thanks to the ABA Standing Committee on Legal Assistance for Military Personnel (LAMP). Make a donation to support LAMP’s pro bono program—the ABA Military Pro Bono Project—which works to connect active-duty servicemembers facing civil legal issues with pro bono attorneys. DONATE NOW!

    Event Details

    Duration

    180

    Format

    Web

    Date

    Oct 30, 2020

    2020-10-30T12:00:00-04:00 2020-10-30T15:15:00-04:00 Consumer Law Protections and Policies for Military Members [CC] This program examines consumer law protections and policies for servicemembers and veterans. This will highlight a number of consumer protection and enforcement laws, including the Military Lending Act, Servicemembers Civil Relief Act, Electronic Fund Transfer Act, and others. You will also learn about various unfair and deceptive practices, recent enforcement actions, the impact of COVID-19 and scams, and extended protections during the pandemic.

    Sponsors

    Armed Forces Law

    Legal Aid and Indigent Defendants

    Legal Assistance for Military Personnel

    Pro Bono & Public Service

    Panelists

    Aniela Szymanski

    Carole Reynolds

    Jennifer Davis

    Mike Saunders

    Shay Cook

    MCLE Information

    The ABA will seek 3.00 CLE credit hours in 60-minute-hour states, and 3.60 CLE credit hours in 50-minute states. Credit hours are estimated and are subject to each state’s approval and credit rounding rules.

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    Deaf/Hard of Hearing Attendees

    CART (Communication Access Realtime Translation) service provides instant accessibility for the deaf and hard of hearing by delivering the spoken word as a realtime stream of text. CART service for this program is firewall-friendly and works in almost any network environment with Internet access, and is compatible with all major web browsers.

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