Stinson Leonard Street 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 »

Latest Dodd-Frank Posts

SEC to Examine Significant Percentage of New Hedge Fund Registrants

SEC logo

Investment Advisers Norm Champ, Deputy Director, Office of Compliance Inspections and Examinations at the SEC, gave his insghts as to the SEC’s plans to examine hedge fund sponsors who were required to newly register as investment advisers under the Dodd-Frank Act. According to Mr. Champ, the SEC strategy for these new registrants will include: an initial phase […] Read more →

by   |   May 15, 2012


Recent CLE Materials – Minnesota Law

Litigation, Uncategorized David Jenson and I recently presented at the Minnesota CLE’s annual Business Law Institute.  Our formal 2011 case and statutory summary can be accessed here and our... Read more →

by   |   May 14, 2012

Federal Reserve Logo

Banking Agencies Clarify Stress Testing and Address Obligations of Community Banks

Banking The Federal Reserve Board, the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, and the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation issued final supervisory guidance regarding stress-testing... Read more →

by   |   May 14, 2012

CFPB logo

CFPB Considers Rules to Simplify Mortgage Points, Fees and Loan Originator Compensation

Consumer Protection The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, or CFPM, outlined rules it is considering that would simplify mortgage points and fees and bring greater transparency to the mortgage... Read more →

by   |   May 14, 2012