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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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General Solicitation Under the JOBS Act and Blue Sky Laws

Public Companies and Securities As many know, on September 23, 2013, issuers will be able to make general solicitations, or advertising, when selling securities under Rule 506 of Regulation D.  While we look forward to working with issuers on these offering, we caution issuers to consider state blue sky laws when planning for these offerings. States, like the federal […] Read more →

by   |   September 9, 2013

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Group Identifies Conflict Minerals Report Expectations

Public Companies and Securities, Uncategorized The Responsible Sourcing Network has released a paper, the goal of which is to describe the content that certain sustainable and responsible investors, or SRIs, and... Read more →

by   |   September 8, 2013

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Agencies Provide Model Template for Submission of Tailored Resolution Plans

Banking The Federal Reserve Board and the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, or FDIC, have released an optional model template for tailored resolution plans that certain firms will be... Read more →

by   |   September 6, 2013

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CFPB Provides Notice on Duty to Investigate Consumer Credit Report Disputes

Banking, Consumer Protection The CFPB has issued a notice regarding companies that supply information to consumer reporting companies. The CFPB released a bulletin stressing that, under the CFPB’s view of... Read more →

by   |   September 4, 2013