Product Updates February 2018

New Policy Template, New Job Description Templates, and Revised Policy Templates for February 2018

Human Resources Harassment Policy Template – NEW!
Human Resources General Policy Template

The release of these new and revised products is in response to the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission’s recently released Promising Practices for Preventing Harassment which identifies five core principles that have generally proven effective when implemented within organizations in preventing and addressing harassment.

As a reminder, the complete contents of the new Human Resources Harassment Policy Template is included within the Human Resources General Policy Template as Topic 23.


Appraisal Review Officer Job Description Template – NEW!
Business Continuity Officer Job Description Template – NEW!
Chairman of the Board of Directors Job Description Template – NEW!
Change Control Officer Job Description Template – NEW!
Collateral Review Officer Job Description Template – NEW!
Commercial Loan Underwriting Officer Job Description Template – NEW!
Private Banking Specialist Job Description Template – NEW!

These new products were developed in response to client requests who submitted their suggestions to our “Client Wish List.”  Your comments and ideas are always greatly appreciated and will be taken into consideration whenever we revise our current products or create new ones.  In summary, we want to ensure your success and earn your business!


Commercial Loan Policy Template
Commercial Real Estate Loan Policy Template
Consumer Loan Policy Template
General Loan Policy Template

The update to these products is in response to the FDIC’s Supervisory Insights Journal – Winter 2017 dated 01/10/18 which illustrates how banks can strengthen credit MIS by incorporating forward-looking risk indicators and establishing a sound governance framework.


Regulation E Policy Template
Regulation Z Policy Template
Stored Value and Prepaid Card Program Policy Template

The update to these products is in response to the CFPB’s Final Rule entitled “Rules Concerning Prepaid Accounts Under the Electronic Fund Transfer Act (Regulation E) and the Truth in Lending Act (Regulation Z)” dated 01/25/18.   This rulemaking relates to a final rule, published in the Federal Register on Nov. 22, 2016, as amended on April 25, 2017, regarding prepaid accounts under Regulations E and Z.  The CFPB is finalizing modifications to several aspects of that rule, including with respect to error resolution and limitations on liability for prepaid accounts where the financial institution has not successfully completed its consumer identification and verification process; application of the rule’s credit-related provisions to digital wallets that are capable of storing funds; certain other clarifications and minor adjustments; technical corrections; and an extension of the overall effective date to April 1, 2019.