Disparate impact is a way to prove employment discrimination based on the effect of an employment policy or practice rather than the intent behind it. Laws that prohibit employment discrimination apply not only to intentional discrimination, but also to apparently neutral policies and practices that have a disproportionate adverse affect on.
We have been following the lawsuit in federal district court in D.C. in which two insurance industry trade associations have challenged the HUD disparate impact rule. The complaint in the D.C. action, which was commenced in June 2013, alleges that the text of the FHA does not proscribe facially-neutral practices that have discriminatory effects.
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Disparate impact refers to policies and actions undertaken that are formally neutral when it comes to evaluating applicants – but that consistently affect certain classes of people differently.
By Joe Rodriguez on July 15th, 2015 Posted in Auto Lending, CFPB, Disparate Impact, Enforcement Actions Just over 18 months after bringing a disparate impact-based ECOA case against Ally Financial ("Ally") for discriminatory auto loan pricing, the CFPB has struck again-this time taking action against American Honda Finance Corporation ("Honda").
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CFPB’s Outside Expert on Disparate Impact Also Advises Banks. But it has created problems for the agency. In at least one major case against a large lender, CFPB officials delayed other investigations after finding out that Siskin was arguing against the methodology that his firm helped the agency use to cite lenders,
The D.C. district court recently granted two industry trade associations whose members sell homeowners insurance leave to file an amended complaint in their lawsuit challenging the Fair housing act (fha) disparate impact rule (Rule) adopted by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).
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