Stinson Leonard Street 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 Insurance

OFR Issues Report on Life Insurers Use of Captives


Insurance U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Office of Financial Research, or OFR, has issued a brief titled “Mind the Gaps: What Do New Disclosures Tell Us About Life Insurers’ Use of Off-Balance-Sheet Captives?” The brief analyzes recent regulatory reforms to strengthen disclosure and asset quality standards for U.S. life insurers’ use of captive reinsurance. Because of […] Read more →

by   |   March 21, 2016


Federal Insurance Office Releases Reinsurance Report

Insurance The U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Federal Insurance Office, or FIO,  released its report on the Breadth and Scope of the Global Reinsurance Market and the Critical Role... Read more →

by   |   January 2, 2015


Streamlined Regulation for Insurance Companies

Insurance The Insurance Capital Standards Clarification Act of 2014 has been presented to President Obama for signature.  The bill will: Add language to Section 171 of Dodd-Frank to... Read more →

by   |   December 15, 2014


Federal Insurance Office Issues Second Annual Report

Insurance The office of the Treasury Department known as the Federal Insurance Office, or FIO, released its second Annual Report on the Insurance Industry.  Under the Dodd-Frank Wall... Read more →

by   |   September 28, 2014