Title II of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and
Consumer Protection Act, H.R. 4173, 111th Cong. (2010) (the "Dodd-Frank Act" or
the "Act"), titled "Orderly Liquidation Authority," creates a new federal
receivership process pursuant to which the FDIC may serve as receiver...
by Hillel T. Cohn and Kevan P. Graydon
Section 956 of Dodd-Frank requires the SEC and certain
other agencies with regulatory authority over financial institutions to
prescribe rules or guidelines that prohibit incentive-based compensation
arrangements which encourage inappropriate risk-taking. This...
The Securities and Exchange Commission (the "SEC")
recently completed the first of two Regulation D rulemakings mandated by the
Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act of 2010 (the "Dodd-Frank
Act"). The Dodd-Frank Act modified the net worth standard included in...