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SEC Proposes Listing Standards for Compensation Committees

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Public Companies and Securities The SEC has proposed new rules to implement the provisions of Section 952 of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act of 2010, which adds Section 10C to the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, or the Exchange Act. Section 10C requires the SEC to direct the national securities exchanges and national securities associations […] Read more →

by   |   March 31, 2011

FDIC Adopts Proposed Rules for “Living Wills” and Credit Exposure Reports

Banking To promote financial stability, Section 165(d) of the Dodd-Frank Act requires each nonbank financial company supervised by the Federal Reserve Board, or Board, and each bank... Read more →

by   |   March 29, 2011

Fed Adopts Consumer Protection for Loans and Leases, Including Car Leases

Banking, Consumer Protection The Federal Reserve Board has adopted two rules that would expand the coverage of consumer protection regulations to credit transactions and leases of higher dollar amounts. The... Read more →

by   |   March 26, 2011

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GAO Recommendations to the CFPB on Consumer Debt Protection Products and Credit Card Insurance

Banking A mandate in the Credit Card Accountability Responsibility and Disclosure Act of 2009 required the Government Accountability Office, or GAO, to conduct a study of the terms,... Read more →

by   |   March 25, 2011