Andrew S. Lim is an Associate in the Los Angeles office of Buckley Sandler LLP. Mr. Lim assists clients in regulatory and compliance matters and provides support for complex litigation and government investigations involving the mortgage lending industry. He often conducts regulatory analyses of the application of state and federal laws to issues involving direct and indirect auto finance, consumer debt collection, and loan servicing, including whether such activities require licensure.
Mr. Lim received his J.D. from the George Washington University Law School in 2010. During law school, he clerked for the Enforcement Division of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and served on the editorial staff of the American Intellectual Property Law Association Quarterly Journal. He also interned for the Honorable Lawrence J. Block of the United States Court of Federal Claims. Mr. Lim received his B.A. from the University of California, Berkeley in 2004.
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Mortgage Compliance Magazine - NFIP Reauthorization and Reform: Are More Changes Coming to Lenders' Flood Insurance Requirements
The National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP or the Program) will expire on September 17, 2017, unless it is timely reauthorized. Because the Program is $23 billion in debt, there is significant speculation regarding whether and how Congress may restructure the Program this year. Changes to the NFIP...Articles
ESCROW PROVISIONS The Final Flood Rule also imposes new requirements related to the escrow of flood insurance premiums and fees. Previously, flood insurance premiums and fees were required to be escrowed if (1) any taxes, insurance premiums, fees, or other charges were required to be escrowed; and...Articles
The past few years have brought about a steady stream—if not quite a flood—of changes to the federal mandatory purchase of flood insurance requirements (mandatory purchase requirements). Most recently, on July 21, 2015, the federal banking agencies (Agencies) published a joint final regulation (...Articles
- J.D., George Washington University, 2010
- B.A., University of California, Berkeley, 2004