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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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The XBRL Rules for Registration Statements Are Tricky

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Public Companies and Securities Much attention has been focused on the XBRL rules for second quarter Form 10-Qs.  Less attention has been given to the XBRL rules for registration statements.  About the only thing that may be perfectly clear is XBRL exhibits are not needed for an initial public offering.  Even to arrive at that conclusion requires a tortured […] Read more →

by   |   August 16, 2011

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MSRB to Provide Written Verification of Municipal Advisor and Dealer Registration Status

Municipal Advisors The Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board, or MSRB, has announced it will provide written verification of the registration status of municipal advisors and dealers so state and... Read more →

by   |   August 16, 2011

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Fed Issues Interim Final Rule Establishing Regulations for Savings and Loan Holding Companies

Banking The Federal Reserve Board has issued an interim final rule establishing regulations for savings and loan holding companies, or  SLHCs.  Under the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform... Read more →

by   |   August 12, 2011

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Office of Financial Research Issues Statement on Progress in the Initiative to Establish a Legal Entity Identifier

Banking, Derivatives The Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act established the Office of Financial Research and provides it with the authority to collect data to support the... Read more →

by   |   August 12, 2011