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MAKING SENSE OF DODD-FRANK

The Dodd-Frank Act has broad and deep implications that will touch every corner of financial services and multiple other industries. This site, developed and maintained by attorneys at Stinson Leonard Street, is dedicated to making sense of this complex legislation and helping businesses understand how it will affect them specifically. Our Bloggers »

CFPB Speaks to Disclosure of its Confidential Supervisory Information

Banking, Consumer Protection The CFPB issued a compliance bulletin setting forth its views that, with limited exceptions, persons in possession of confidential information, including confidential supervisory information, or CSI, may not disclose such information to third parties. The bulletin: sets forth the definition of CSI; provides examples of CSI; highlights certain legal restrictions on the disclosure of CSI; and […] Read more →

by   |   January 29, 2015

SEC Finds Loan to Investment Adviser’s CEO a Conflict of Interest

Investment Advisers Consulting Services Group, LLC, or CSG, was a registered investment adviser whose business included providing consulting services to public pension funds. These consulting... Read more →

by   |   January 20, 2015

SEC Provides Guidance on Key Employee Trusts Under Family Office Rule

Investment Advisers The SEC Division of Investment Management recently provided guidance on whether certain key employee trusts would qualify as family clients under the rule. Recognizing the need... Read more →

by   |   December 29, 2014

Volcker Rule Compliance for Private Equity and Hedge Funds Extended

Banking, Investment Advisers, Private Equity The Federal Reserve Board has acted under section 619 of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, commonly known as the Volcker Rule, to give banking... Read more →

by   |   December 19, 2014