same sex marriage

CFPB Issues Memorandum on Equal Treatment for Same-Sex Married Couples

On June 26, 2013, in United States v. Windsor, the U.S. Supreme Court struck down Section 3 of the Defense of Marriage Act as unconstitutional. In order to fully implement this decision, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (“CFPB”) took steps to clarify how the decision affects the rules for which they are responsible. CFPB Director Cordray