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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 »

Beazer, Tyson and Other Say-on-Pay Results Through February 11, 2011

Employment, Executive Compensation, Public Companies and Securities Developments this week included  another no vote at Beazer Homes and a three-year frequency cycle being approved at Tyson Foods.  Smaller reporting issuers who published a proxy statement before the SEC granted an exemption are seeking to limit the damage. Beazer Homes No Vote-Positive Results Don’t Count  53.7% of the shares voted opposed Beazer Homes’ […] Read more →

by   |   February 11, 2011

FDIC Announces Senior Leadership for the Office of Complex Financial Institutions and Division of Depositor and Consumer Protection

Banking The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) announced the hiring of key senior leadership staff for the Office of Complex Financial Institutions (CFI) and the Division of... Read more →

by   |   February 11, 2011

FDIC Approves Final Rule of Assessments, Dividends, Assessment Base and Large Bank Pricing

Banking The Board of Directors of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, or FDIC, approved a final rule on Assessments, Dividends, Assessment Base and Large Bank Pricing. The rule... Read more →

by   |   February 9, 2011

Federal Reserve Issues Proposals related to Designation of Systemically Important Nonbank Financial Companies

Banking The Federal Reserve Board has published for comment proposed amendments to Regulation Y that (1) establish the criteria for determining whether a company is “predominantly... Read more →

by   |   February 8, 2011