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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 »

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Progress on Global Legal Entity Identifier Initiative

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Banking, Broker-Dealer, Insurance, Public Companies and Securities During the financial crisis, market participants and regulators did not have the information they needed to assess exposures to risky or failing companies globally. In the United States, the Dodd-Frank Act addressed this gap by creating the Office of Finacial research, or OFR, to improve the information we have about our financial system. One of […] Read more →

by   |   January 22, 2012

Dodd-Frank Corporate Governance

Sentencing Commission Acts on Dodd-Frank

Litigation The United States Sentencing Commission is considering promulgating certain amendments to the sentencing guidelines, policy statements, and commentary.  With respect to the... Read more →

by   |   January 22, 2012

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CFPB Examines Payday Lending

Consumer Protection The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, or CFPB, is convening a hearing to gather information and input on the payday lending market. The CFPB has also published its Short-Term,... Read more →

by   |   January 22, 2012

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CFPB Adopts Rule to Protect Consumers Sending Money Internationally

Banking, Consumer Protection The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, or CFPB, has adopted a rule that will increase protections for consumers who transfer money internationally. Under the new rule,... Read more →

by   |   January 21, 2012