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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

“True Lender” Litigation on the Rise: Recent Litigation and Enforcement Actions Challenge Traditional Bank Partnership Model

Banking, Consumer Protection, Litigation Over the last two years the financial industry has seen an uptick in litigation and enforcement actions aimed at banks and their non-bank lending partners. These actions have primarily challenged the validity of the bank partnership model that is used by many non-bank lenders to generate consumer and small dollar business loans. Bank and Non-Bank […] Read more →

by   |   April 2, 2018

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Hensarling Pressures Senate to Negotiate Dodd-Frank Reform

Banking, Public Companies and Securities On March 14, 2018, the Senate passed the Economic Growth, Regulatory Relief and Consumer Protection Act which has been billed as Dodd-Frank reform. Some refer to it as the... Read more →

by   |   March 28, 2018

Fed Seeks Comment on Corporate Governance Proposal for Financial Institutions

Banking In June, Treasury issued a report noting that it believes duties imposed on bank boards are too voluminous, lack appropriate tailoring, and undermine the important distinction... Read more →

by   |   August 7, 2017

OCC Seeks Comment on Volcker Rule to Implement Treasury Recommendations

Banking The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency is seeking comment to assist in determining how the final rule implementing section 13 of the Bank Holding Company Act, which is... Read more →

by   |   August 2, 2017