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CFTC Proposes Anti-Manipulation Rules

Banking, Derivatives, Energy, Insurance, Uncategorized The CFTC has published a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NOPR) with respect to its anti-manipulation authority over swaps, commodities, and futures markets under the Dodd-Frank Act. Two rules are proposed. The first implements the new section 6(c)(1) of the Commodity Exchange Act (CEA), patterned after section 10(b) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934. Similar […] Read more →

by   |   November 9, 2010

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Examples of Effective Say-on-Pay Disclosures

Public Companies and Securities Drafting models for the upcoming proxy season can be found from issuers who voluntarily provided say-on-pay disclosures or were required to do so under banking legislation.  You... Read more →

by   |   November 9, 2010

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FDIC Board Proposes Implementation of Dodd-Frank Assessment Changes and a Revised Assessment System for Large Institutions

Banking The Board of Directors of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, or FDIC  approved on November 9, 2010, two proposed rules that would amend the deposit insurance assessment... Read more →

by   |   November 9, 2010

FDIC Approves Rule to Implement Section 343 of Dodd-Frank Act

Banking The Board of Directors of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) today approved a final rule to implement section 343 of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer... Read more →

by   |   November 9, 2010