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JOBS Act Rulemaking Updates

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Private Equity SEC Chairman Mary Schapiro gave testimony before a House committee yesterday to provide updates on the implementation of the JOBS Act and the status of rulemaking that is required under the JOBS Act. Not surprisingly, Ms. Schapiro announced that the SEC would not meet its July 4, 2012 deadline to revise Rule 506 and Rule […] Read more →

by   |   June 29, 2012

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CFTC Issues First Provisional Registration for a Swap Data Repository

Derivatives The CFTC has approved the first provisional registration for a swap data repository pursuant to section 21 of the Commodity Exchange Act and section 49.3(b) of the CFTC’s... Read more →

by   |   June 28, 2012

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SEC to Debut EDGAR-Based System for Confidential Non-Public Reviews

Public Companies and Securities The SEC will soon implement an EDGAR-based electronic system allowing for emerging growth companies (as defined under the JOBS Act) to request confidential, non-public review of... Read more →

by   |   June 28, 2012

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Federal Insurance Office Seeks Information on Reinsurance Industry

Insurance Section 502 the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act  requires the Federal Insurance Office, or FIO, to provide a report not later than September 30, 2012,... Read more →

by   |   June 27, 2012