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Fed Adopts Final Rules Regarding Capital Plans and Announces Stress Tests

Dodd-Frank Corporate Governance

Banking The Federal Reserve Board has issued a final rule requiring top-tier U.S. bank holding companies with total consolidated assets of $50 billion or more to submit annual capital plans for review.  Also, the Federal Reserve launched the 2012 review, issuing instructions to the firms, including the macroeconomic and financial market scenarios the Federal Reserve is […] Read more →

by   |   November 26, 2011


Retailers Launch Litigation on Interchange Fees, Bankers Claim Lawsuit Is Disgraceful

Banking The National Retail Federation, the Food Marketing Institute, the National Association of Convenience Stores and two retailers filed a lawsuit in federal court today saying the... Read more →

by   |   November 26, 2011


FINRA Proposes Amendment to Conform Arbitration to Dodd-Frank

Broker-Dealer, Employment, Litigation FINRA has filed a proposed rule change to amend FINRA Rule 13201 of the Code of Arbitration Procedure for Industry Disputes to align the rule with statutes that invalidate... Read more →

by   |   November 22, 2011

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Kaufman Memorial Securities Law Moot Court Competition

Litigation, Public Companies and Securities Each spring, Fordham University School of Law hosts the Irving R. Kaufman Memorial Securities Law Moot Court Competition.  Held in honor of Chief Judge Kaufman, a Fordham Alumnus... Read more →

by   |   November 21, 2011