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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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New Study on Impact of Dodd-Frank on Community Banks

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Banking A new study sponsored by the American Enterprise Institute on the impact of Dodd-Frank on community banks has been published.  The study notes: If community banks are forced to merge, consolidate, or go out of business as a result of Dodd-Frank, one result will be an even greater concentration of assets on the books of […] Read more →

by   |   May 7, 2013

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SEC Warns Public Officials About Potential Liability

Litigation The SEC instituted a settled cease-and-desist proceeding against the City of Harrisburg, Pennsylvania for its violations of Section 10(b) of the Securities Exchange Act... Read more →

by   |   May 6, 2013

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Crowdfunding and Jobs Act News Roundup – May 3, 2013

Public Companies and Securities Mary Jo White, now chair of the SEC, submitted a written statement in her confirmation hearing that said “First, I would work with the staff and my fellow Commissioners to... Read more →

by   |   May 3, 2013

Resources to Update Comp Committee Charter Requirements by July 1

Public Companies and Securities As most listed public companies know, as a result of the Dodd-Frank Act, the stock exchanges have adopted rules regarding the independence of compensation committees and their... Read more →

by   |   May 3, 2013