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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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MSRB Requests Comment on Establishing Professional Qualification Requirements for Municipal Advisors

Municipal Advisors The Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board, or  MSRB, is seeking comment on draft amendments to its professional qualification rules to establish requirements for municipal advisors and their associated persons. The draft amendments would set professional qualification standards for municipal advisor professionals and require municipal advisors and their associated persons engaging in municipal advisory... Read more →

by   |   March 17, 2014

Five Stinson Leonard Street Lawyers to Speak at the Minnesota Business Law Institute

Uncategorized The following Stinson Leonard Street lawyers will give presentations at the Business Law Institute: Steve Quinlivan and David Jenson will give a presentation on amendments to the... Read more →

by   |   March 14, 2014

Failure to Disclose Attempt to Defeat Takeover Leads to SEC Charges and Admission of Guilt

Public Companies and Securities The SEC charged motion picture company Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. with failing to fully and accurately disclose to investors a key aspect of its effort to thwart a hostile... Read more →

by   |   March 13, 2014

CFPB Wants Free Consumer Credit Scores

Consumer Protection In a recent speech, CFPB Director Richard Cordray stated “I recently sent letters and followed up with phone calls to the CEOs of the nation’s top credit card companies... Read more →

by   |   March 11, 2014