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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 Derivatives

Chairman Sheds Light on CFTC Rulemakings in Remarks to Chamber of Commerce

Banking, Derivatives, Energy, Insurance In remarks before the U.S. Chamber of Commerce yesterday, CFTC Chairman Gary Gensler discussed several aspects of the Commission’s implementation of the Dodd-Frank Act. According to the Chairman, the Commission is following two guiding principles with respect to its rule-writing process. The first principle, which should come as no surprise, is adherence to the text […] Read more →

by   |   September 22, 2010

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SEC Rulemaking Schedule Addresses Derivatives Trading

Banking, Derivatives, Energy, Insurance, Uncategorized The SEC’s recently released rulemaking schedule for implementation of the Dodd-Frank Act includes a schedule for implementing the derivatives trading provisions of the Act.... Read more →

by   |   September 19, 2010

CFTC Speaks on Grandfather Petitions

Banking, Derivatives, Energy, Insurance, Uncategorized Late today, the CFTC made its first public announcements regarding how it would handle petitions for the grandfather relief made available by section 723(c) of the Dodd-Frank Act.... Read more →

by   |   September 10, 2010

CFTC to Publish All Outside Meetings Regarding Implementation of Dodd-Frank

Banking, Derivatives, Energy, Insurance In an effort to keep implementation of the Dodd-Frank Act transparent, the CFTC has begun publishing a list of all meetings with outside organizations regarding implementation of... Read more →

by   |   September 8, 2010