The Law of Lending Discrimination, December 19, 2010

(2010) The Law of Lending Discrimination, December 19, 2010. Civil Rights Commission


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The purpose of this article is two-fold. First, it provides an overview of the types of lending discrimination, discusses what laws apply to lending discrimination, and explains how to establish a prima facie case and pretext. This discussion will borrow concepts and case law from the areas of employment discrimination and the related issue of rental discrimination. Each of these areas share similar required elements as well as the need to establish pre-text. Second, this article provides an overview of predatory lending practices, applicable law, and potential remedies.

Item Type: Departmental Report
Keywords: Housing, Law, lending
Subjects: Business and industry
Business and industry > Trade and commerce
Laws and regulations
Social issues and programs > Civil and human rights
ID Code: 20670
Deposited By: Margaret Barr
Deposited On: 16 Nov 2015 20:17
Last Modified: 16 May 2022 19:30