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FDIC Approves Final Rules Regarding Large Bank Stress Tests and Assessment Pricing


Banking The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, or FDIC, adopted a final rule regarding company-run stress testing required by the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act of 2010. The rule applies to covered institutions with total consolidated assets greater than $10 billion. The final rule implements section 165(i)(2)(A) of the Dodd-Frank Act, which requires all […] Read more →

by   |   October 9, 2012


Court Holds Compensation Committee Had No Duty to Alter Compensation After Failed Say-On-Pay Vote

Employment, Executive Compensation, Litigation, Public Companies and Securities In 2011, 52% of Dex One Corporation’s shareholders voted against Dex One’s 2010 executive compensation as disclosed in its proxy statement.  Plaintiff Brad Haberland... Read more →

by   |   October 8, 2012

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SEC Comments on JOBS Act Registration Statements

Public Companies and Securities The SEC has consistently issued several comments in connection with registration statements filed by “emerging growth companies” under the JOBS Act.  It’s clear at least... Read more →

by   |   October 8, 2012

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New JOBS Act FAQS Released

Public Companies and Securities The latest batch of Frequently Asked Questions regarding topics of general applicability under Title I of the JOBS Act – questions 42-54 – were released by the SEC on... Read more →

by   |   September 30, 2012