Thomas Gorman on the SEC's Expanded Role in Corporate Governance after Dodd-Frank

The federal securities laws have traditionally focused largely on disclosure, leaving corporate governance to state law. Nevertheless, Dodd-Franks expands the Commission's role in corporate governance in three key areas. This is consistent with the impact of the legislation on the SEC's Enforcement...

Dodd-Frank Act in Middle of Battle Brewing Over SEC Funding

While it may not be on the level of the historic protests in the Middle East or the budget battle playing out in Wisconsin, the funding "war" being waged against the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) in the Republican-controlled House...