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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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SEC Commissioner Wants Dodd-Frank Wrapped Up

Banking SEC Commissioner Kara M. Stein recently gave remarks on the status of required Dodd-Frank rulemakings.  The pay ratio, claw back, conflict minerals and resources extraction rules didn’t really seem all that important to her though. I kind of agree, since I don’t really understand how these rules prevent another financial crisis.  She was focused on […] Read more →

by   |   June 14, 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

Fed Proposes Concentration Limits for Financial Institution M&A

Banking The Federal Reserve Board has issued a proposed rulemaking that would implement Section 622 of the Dodd-Frank Act, which prohibits a financial company from combining with another... Read more →

by   |   June 13, 2014

Report Indicates Armed Groups Cede Control of Conflict Minerals Mines in Congo

Public Companies and Securities A report issued by the organization Enough Project indicates market changes spurred by the Dodd-Frank Act’s provisions on conflict minerals have helped to significantly reduce... Read more →

by   |   June 12, 2014