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Company: PEAKS Trust
Penalty: $330,000,000
Year: 2020
Date: September 15, 2020
Offense Group: consumer-protection-related offenses
Primary Offense: consumer protection violation
Violation Description: PEAKS, which owned and processed student loans for the now-defunct for-profit college ITT Technical Institute agreed to provide $330 million in loan forgiveness to resolve allegations of unfair practices. The settlement was also announced by state attorneys general (see separarate entry under ITT Technical Institute).
Level of Government: federal
Action Type: agency action
Agency: Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
Civil or Criminal Case: civil
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