Current Industry News
CONSUMER AND GOVERNMENTAL AFFAIRS BUREAU SEEKS INPUT FOR REPORT ON ROBOCALLING
With this Public Notice, the Consumer and Governmental Affairs Bureau (Bureau) solicits input for a staff report (Report) on robocalling. In November 2018, the Commission directed the Bureau to prepare the Report in consultation with the Federal Trade Commission’s Bureau of Consumer Protection.1
Supreme Court: Warrant generally needed to track cell phone location data
Washington (CNN)The Supreme Court on Friday said the government generally needs a warrant if it wants to track an individual’s location through cell phone records over an extended period of time.
CFPB’s structure is unconstitutional: judge
NEW YORK (Reuters) – A federal judge in New York ruled on Thursday that the structure of the U.S. Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is unconstitutional, forbidding the agency from suing a company that advances money to people awaiting settlement payouts. The decision by U.S. District Judge Loretta Preska is at odds with a February ruling by the federal appeals court in Washington that upheld the CFPB’s structure.
BillingTree acquires iPayX expanding Healthcare and B2B portfolio offerings
PHOENIX, June 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — BillingTree®, the leading payment technology and services provider, today announced it has completed the integration of additional digital payment solutions into its suite following the acquisition of Toledo-based electronic payment firm, Internet Payment Exchange (iPayX). iPayX’s XprsPay and CareView payment platforms are now fully supported BillingTree offerings aimed to help organizations in the B2B, and healthcare sectors to drive revenue through a flexible, easily manageable digital platform handling invoicing, bill presentment, customer communications and multi-channel payment acceptance.