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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 »

SEC to Propose Whistleblower Rules November 3

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Employment, Public Companies and Securities The SEC will hold an open meeting to consider the following items on November 3, 2010:  whether to propose rules and forms to implement Section 21F of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (“Exchange Act”) entitled “Securities Whistleblower Incentives and Protection.” Section 21F, as added by Section 922 of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and […] Read more →

by   |   October 27, 2010

Preliminary 2011 Proxy Season Checklist

Executive Compensation, Public Companies and Securities There is no doubt  there are a lot of  moving pieces for the upcoming year end SEC reporting cycle.  Unfortunately, planning cannot wait until everything comes to rest.  The... Read more →

by   |   October 26, 2010

Federal Reserve Report to Congress on Risk Retention

Banking As required by Section 941(c) of the Dodd–Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System  has conducted a study and... Read more →

by   |   October 23, 2010

Dodd-Frank Interim Rule on Real Estate Appraisal Requirements

Banking The Federal Reserve Board has published for public comment an interim final rule amending Regulation Z (Truth in Lending).  The interim rule implements Section 129E of the Truth... Read more →

by   |   October 22, 2010