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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

CFTC Seeks Across-the-Board Public Input on Rules

Banking, Derivatives, Energy, Insurance As the CFTC gears up to implement the Dodd-Frank Act through the more than 60 rulemakings required of it over the next eleven months, it has taken the unusual step of publishing a notice soliciting “across the board” public input before publishing any proposed rules. The Commission has set up electronic mailboxes for 29 of […] Read more →

by   |   August 31, 2010

Swap Rulemakings—CFTC & SEC Hit the Starting Blocks

Banking, Derivatives, Energy, Insurance As the CFTC’s first move in its monumental task of implementing the swap trading provisions of Dodd-Frank, the agency yesterday announced a joint Advanced Notice of Proposed... Read more →

by   |   August 14, 2010

Dodd-Frank Subjects Energy Derivatives Trading to New CFTC Regulation

Derivatives, Energy Dodd-Frank subjects the over-the-counter derivatives market in energy and other commodities to an expansive new regulatory regime to be placed under the jurisdiction of the... Read more →

by   |   July 25, 2010