The US Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has finalized its December 2022 preliminary determination that commercial finance disclosure laws recently enacted in California, New York, Utah and Virginia are not preempted by the federal Truth in Lending Act. The CFPB’s final determination confirms for a wide range of small business financers and brokers that they are presumptively required to comply with existing (and future) state disclosure and registration obligations, absent an exemption. Read more about the CFPB’s reasoning and some key takeaways in this Legal Update.