ARLINGTON, Va. — The Consumer Bankers Association's Fair Lending Conference offers timely content and has the ability to attract speakers with insight on the issues. This year's event will be held Nov. 5-7 at the Ritz Carlton Pentagon City in Arlington, Va.

"In open forums you will hear about changing trends in exam procedures from both banker and regulator perspectives. Learn what the regulators are looking for, what documents they have asked for and the results of the examinations from both perspectives," officials explained.

"Planned by leaders in the industry who have a major impact on the shape of regulation, this conference tackles the leading fair lending issues and keeps attendees informed on all the latest trends and developments," they continued.

Who Should Attend?

Consumer Credit Officers
Compliance Officers
CRA Officers
General Counsel/Retail Counsel
Government Relations Professionals
Marketing Professionals
Risk Managers
Product Managers of:
Consumer Loans
Auto Loans
Home Equity Loans
Mortgage Loans

Attendance at this conference is open to CBA Corporate, Holding Company Affiliate, National Associate or Fair Lending/Compliance Associate Members.

Non-members may attend this conference, but must be federally insured banking institutions. If you would like to become a CBA member, please call the membership department at (703) 276-3878.

A block of discounted rooms is being held at in Ritz Carlton Pentagon City, Arlington, Va., until Oct. 21, 2008. 

After Oct. 21, reservations are subject to availability. The rates are $249 single/double. Call the Ritz Carlton Reservations at (703) 415-5000 for reservations and mention you are with CBA.

For more information or to register, visit

Previous attendees of this event include:

Auto One Acceptance Corp.
Bank of America
Bank One Corp.
Barry Leeds & Associates, Inc.
Capital One Inc.
Charter One Auto Finance Corp.
Chase Auto Finance
Chase Home Finance
Chase Manhattan Bank USA, NA
Citigroup Inc.
CLC Compliance Technologies, Inc.
Countrywide Bank
Countrywide Financial Corp
Ernst & Young, LLP
Fannie Mae
FDIC (Federal Deposit Insurance Corp.)
Federal Reserve Bank of New York
Federal Reserve Board
Fifth Third Bank
First American Bank
First American CMSI
First Bank of Puerto Rico
First Citizens Bank
Flagstar Bank
Household Automotive Finance
Household International-HFC
Housing Affairs Letter
HSBC Bank Inc.
Hudson Cook, LLP
Huntington National Bank
JPMorganChase Mortgage Corporation
Karen S. Godfrey & Associates Inc. KeyBank
LaSalle Bank Corporation
LRP Publications
M & T Bank
M&I Marshall & Ilsley Bank
MBNA America
Miles and Stockbridge P.C.
National City Corporation
National Mortgage News
Office of the Comptroller of the Currency
Office of Thrift Supervision
Pacific Capital Bancorp
PCi Corporation
PNC Bank
Preiss & Company
Pricewaterhouse Coopers, LLP
Provident Bank
Regulatory Risk Monitor
Riggs Bank, N.A.
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom, LLP
Sovereign Bank
SunTrust Bank
The Bank of New York
U.S. Bancorp
Union Bank of California
Wachovia Corporation
Washington Mutual
Webster Bank
Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP
Wells Fargo Bank, NA
Wells Fargo Home Mortgage Inc.
Wilmer, Cutler & Pickering
Wilmington Trust Company
Womble Carlyle Sandridge & Rice