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FSOC Issues Proposed Rules on Systematically Important Entities and FOIA


Uncategorized The Financial Stability Oversight Council, or FSOC, convened its fourth meeting today at the U.S. Department of the Treasury.  At the meeting the FSOC approved a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking, or NPR, regarding designations of financial market utilities for heightened supervision and an NPR on the FSOC’s FOIA Regulations. Section 804 of the Dodd-Frank Act […] Read more →

by   |   March 17, 2011

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SEC Proposes to Adopt Same 13D Rules for Security Based Swaps

Banking, Broker-Dealer, Public Companies and Securities Section 766 of the Dodd-Frank Act amends the Securities Exchange Act by adding Section 13(o), which provides that “[f]or purposes of this section and section 16, a person shall... Read more →

by   |   March 17, 2011

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Elizabeth Warren Testifies on CFPB Priorities

Banking In written testimony before the House Subcommittee on Financial Institutions and Consumer Credit Committee on Financial Services, Elizabeth Warren commented on the Consumer... Read more →

by   |   March 17, 2011

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FTC to Hold Roundtables on Vehicle Sales and Leasing

Uncategorized Pursuant to the Dodd-Frank Act, the FTC is authorized to prescribe rules under Section 553 of the Administrative Procedure Act, or APA, with respect to unfair or deceptive acts or... Read more →

by   |   March 16, 2011