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CFTC Issues Final Rule on Position Limits

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Derivatives, Energy The CFTC, by a 3-2 vote, has approved its final rule on position limits under the Dodd-Frank Act. Although the text of the rule has not been released, the Commission’s statements on the rule indicate that it did not stray very far from its January 26, 2011 proposed rule. Commodities The final rule establishes speculative […] Read more →

by   |   October 19, 2011


ISS Signals 2012 Voting Policies

Employment, Executive Compensation, Public Companies and Securities ISS has posted its draft 2012 policies for comments.  The policies indicate a departure from prior ISS positions in evaluating executive compensation.  Perhaps more... Read more →

by   |   October 18, 2011

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SEC Staff Issues Guidance on Cybersecurity

Public Companies and Securities For a number of years, SEC registrants have migrated toward increasing dependence on digital technologies to conduct their operations. As this dependence has increased, the risks... Read more →

by   |   October 18, 2011

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Federal Insurance Office Seeks Comment on How to Improve the System of Insurance Regulation in the United States

Insurance Section 313(p) of Title 31 of the United States Code, as codified by the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, requires the Federal Insurance, or FIO, to... Read more →

by   |   October 17, 2011