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MAKING SENSE OF DODD-FRANK

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GAO Report Addresses Impact of Dodd-Frank on Community Banks, Credit Unions and Systemically Important Institutions

Banking, Consumer Protection The Government Accountability Office, or GAO, has released an annual report required by the Dodd-Frank Act. GAO interviewed community banks, credit unions, and industry associations.  Those interviewed cited an increase in compliance burdens associated with rules that Dodd-Frank required to be implemented.  This included increases in staff, training, and time allocation for regulatory compliance and... Read more →

by   |   December 31, 2015

CFPB Enters Into Stipulated Consent Order to Resolve Enforcement Action Against Debt Collection Law Firm

Banking, CFPB, Consumer Protection, Litigation On December 28, 2015, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) announced that it filed a proposed consent order in federal court in the Northern District of Georgia that,... Read more →

by   |   December 30, 2015

M&A

Court Rejects Private Equity Group’s Claims on Put Price in LLC Agreement

Litigation, M&A, Private Equity The Delaware Court of Chancery recently explained the calculation of a put price for units in PECO Logistics, LLC v. Walnut Investment Partners, L.P. The LLC Agreement provided as... Read more →

by   |   December 30, 2015

CFPB Releases Monthly Complaint Report for November 2015

Banking, CFPB, Consumer Protection, Litigation On December 22, 2015, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) released its latest Monthly Complaint Report for November 2015, which provides an overview of three-month... Read more →

by   |   December 28, 2015