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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 Energy

Due Process Requires US Committee on Foreign Investment to Let the Sunshine In

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Energy On July 15 the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit told CFIUS (the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States) that constitutional due process requires that parties subject to an adverse CFIUS determination must have the right to review and respond to the unclassified evidence used in making that […] Read more →

by   |   July 16, 2014

Congress and Industry Want Resource Extraction Rules Finalized

Energy, Public Companies and Securities, Uncategorized In 2013 the United States District Court for the District of Columbia vacated the SEC resource extraction disclosure rules that were mandated by Section 1504 of the Dodd-Frank... Read more →

by   |   June 14, 2014

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CFTC Proposes Rule to Exclude Municipal Utilities from $25 Million De Minimis Swap Dealer Threshold

Derivatives, Energy Today the CFTC published its proposed rule that would exclude most swaps used by municipal utilities for hedging purposes from counting against the $25 million swap dealer de... Read more →

by   |   June 2, 2014

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Unregistered Finder Settles with the SEC, Agrees to Pay Millions

Broker-Dealer, Consumer Protection, Energy, Private Equity, Public Companies and Securities The SEC recently settled an enforcement action against an individual alleged to have sold millions of dollars in securities on behalf of oil and gas companies without being... Read more →

by   |   May 16, 2014