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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 CFPB

U.S. House of Representatives Pass Bill That Would Dismantle Many Aspects of Dodd-Frank

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Banking, CFPB On June 8, 2017, the U.S. House of Representatives passed the Financial CHOICE Act, a bill designed to replace many of the financial regulations imposed by Dodd-Frank.  Among other things, the Financial CHOICE Act would eliminate the Volcker Rule, ease regulations of community banks and credit unions, and the Department of Labor’s fiduciary rule.  The […] Read more →

by   |   June 8, 2017

Justice Department Tells Court CFPB is Unconstitutional

CFPB The Department of Justice has filed an amicus brief in the case of PHH Corp. v. Consumer Financial Protection Bureau pending before the United States Court of Appeals for the... Read more →

by   |   March 18, 2017

CFPB’s Structure Ruled Unconstitutional but it Avoids Being Dismantled

Banking, Broker-Dealer, CFPB, Consumer Protection, Litigation On October 11, 2016, the United States Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit issued its highly anticipated opinion in PHH Corp., et al. v. CFPB, holding that the Consumer... Read more →

by   |   October 11, 2016

CFPB Month in Review for August 2016

Banking, CFPB, Consumer Protection, Litigation In case you missed it, here is what the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) was up to over the last month: Enforcement Actions and Litigation Enforcement Action Against... Read more →

by   |   September 7, 2016