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Agencies Clarify Supervisory and Enforcement Responsibilities For Federal Consumer Financial Laws

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Consumer Protection A statement that explains how the total assets of an insured bank, thrift or credit union will be measured for purposes of determining supervisory and enforcement responsibilities under the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act was issued today by five federal financial supervisory agencies. Under section 1025 of Dodd-Frank, the Consumer Financial Protection […] Read more →

by   |   November 17, 2011

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CFPB Inquires About Private Student Loans

Consumer Protection The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, or CFPB, today announced that it is seeking information from students, schools, industry, and other stakeholders on the private student... Read more →

by   |   November 17, 2011

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SEC Staff Issues First Whistleblower Report

Public Companies and Securities Section 924(d) of the Dodd-Frank Act requires the SEC’s Office of the Whistleblower to report annually to Congress on its activities, whistleblower complaints, and the response... Read more →

by   |   November 16, 2011

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CFTC Commissioner Says Dodd-Frank Rules Should be Reexamined in Light of MF Global

Derivatives The CFTC has confirmed that its Division of Enforcement is investigating MF Global, Inc. for possible violations of the Commodity Exchange Act, or CEA and/or CFTC regulations.... Read more →

by   |   November 16, 2011