OAL Rejects DFPI Proposed Regulations

In March 2023, the California Department of Financial Protection & Innovation proposed to adopt numerous regulations to "implement, interpret, and make specific registration requirements for covered persons under the California Consumer Financial...

OAL May Soon Decide Fate Of California's Proposed Commercial Financing Rules

In September 2018, then Governor Jerry Brown signed SB 1235 into law.  SB 1235 added a new division to the Financial Code imposing specific loan disclosure requirements on providers of commercial financings.  These disclosures include:

California Finders Rule May Soon Take Effect

Nearly one year ago, the California Department of Business Oversight proposed regulations to implement the provisions of AB 667 (Wagner). The bill, which was enacted in 2015 and took effect last year, created a new exemption from the broker-dealer...