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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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FDIC Issues Final Rule on Mutual Insurance Holding Companies


Insurance The FDIC has issued a final rule that treats a mutual insurance holding company as an insurance company for purposes of Section 203(e) of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act. The final rule clarifies that the liquidation and rehabilitation of a covered financial company that is a mutual insurance holding company will […] Read more →

by   |   April 30, 2012

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JOBS Act Rulemaking

Public Companies and Securities We, like others, are anxiously awaiting the JOBS Act rule making which will permit general solicitation in Rule 506 offerings.   We believe however, there may be some bumps in... Read more →

by   |   April 28, 2012

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CFPB Examining Arbitration

Banking, Consumer Protection The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, or CFPB, has launched a public inquiry into how consumers and financial services companies are affected by arbitration and arbitration... Read more →

by   |   April 28, 2012


Takeover Defense in Minnesota

Public Companies and Securities I was a guest speaker for a Corporations class at Hamline School of Law in St. Paul, Minnesota.   I addressed takeover defense in Minnesota and my presentation covered: the... Read more →

by   |   April 24, 2012