Daniel A. Cotter

Daniel A. Cotter is an attorney with Howard & Howard in Chicago, IL. Before joining Howard & Howard in 2019, Dan served as the general counsel, vice president & secretary of Fidelity Life Association. Dan has spent nearly 30 years of his legal career working with the insurance industry, where he has extensive experience handling transactional work, general regulatory and government relationships in multiple jurisdictions, and litigation and oversight.

  • Attorney and counselor with Howard & Howard in Chicago, Illinois
  • Spent almost 17 years in-house at insurance organizations, focusing on insurance, regulatory, technology, IT, compliance, and transactional matters
  • Worked as an accountant at CAN Financial for over five years
  • Previously an adjunct professor at The John Marshall Law School, teaching Insurance Law, Accounting for Lawyers, and SCOTUS Judicial Biography
  • Completed the Illinois CPA exam
  • Author of The Chief Justices, published in 2019
  • B.A. in accounting from Monmouth College
  • Graduated from The John Marshall Law School
Daniel A. Cotter

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  1. BREAKING: SCOTUS Ends Eviction Moratorium: Implications For Your Financial Institutions
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    BREAKING: SCOTUS Ends Eviction Moratorium: Implications For Your Financial Institutions

    Legal expert Daniel Cotter will explain how the end of the foreclosure moratorium will affect your financial institution. You will learn how to handle mortgages currently in default.

    What You'll Learn

    • How does the Supreme Court decision limit you from proceeding with foreclosures?
    • What impact does the pandemic continue to have on defaults?
    • What action should you take since the moratorium ended?
    • How do student loan debt protections affect financial institutions?
    • What will increased defaults mean for your institution?
  2. New CFPB Debt Collection Final Rule: What Banks and Credit Unions Need to Know
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    New CFPB Debt Collection Final Rule: What Banks and Credit Unions Need to Know

    Legal expert Daniel Cotter will explain the new rules that financial institutions must follow when collecting debts.

    What You'll Learn

    • What is the purpose of the FDCPA?
    • How will the CFPB Final Rule affect your ability to collect debt?
    • What is considered consumer debt?
    • What new developments in debt collection should you incorporate?
    • How does the September 1 rule affect your institution?
    • What steps must you take to protect consumer privacy?

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