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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 »

Dodd-Frank Banking

GAO Says CFPB Needs to Improve Data Privacy and Security

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Banking, Consumer Protection, Uncategorized To fulfill its statutory responsibilities, the CFPB collects large amounts of consumer financial data on credit card accounts, mortgage loans, and other products through one-time or ongoing collections. While the CFPB has taken steps to protect and secure these data collections, GAO determined that additional efforts are needed in several areas to reduce the risk […] Read more →

by   |   September 25, 2014

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CFPB to Regulate Larger Nonbank Auto Lenders

Banking, Consumer Protection The CFPB is proposing to oversee larger nonbank auto finance companies for the first time at the federal level.  Currently, the Bureau supervises large banks making auto loans,... Read more →

by   |   September 20, 2014

Dodd-Frank Corporate Governance

GAO Says FSOC Needs to Improve Transparency, Accountability, and Collaboration

Banking In testimony before a Congressional subcommittee, a GAO representative noted FSOC still lacks a comprehensive, systematic approach to identify emerging threats to financial... Read more →

by   |   September 18, 2014

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Bank Regulators Propose Relaxed Margin Requirements for Corporate End Users of Uncleared Swaps

Banking, Derivatives Five federal agencies have taken a second stab at a  proposed rule to establish margin requirements for swap dealers, major swap participants, security-based swap dealers, and... Read more →

by   |   September 9, 2014