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The SEC’S New Approach to Economic Analysis in Rule Writing
Posted on 19 Apr 2012 by Thomas O. Gorman

Economic analysis in rule making has become a critical issue for the SEC. The D.C. Circuit has rejected two Commission rules in recent years, expressing concern about the level of analysis. The Office of the Inspector General issued a report earlier... Read More

The SEC’s Busy Rule-Making Agenda for Implementation of Dodd-Frank
Posted on 22 Sep 2010 by Doug Cornelius

In many instances, the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act merely set a framework for financial reform and left much of the heavy lifting to the financial regulatory agencies. The SEC published their agenda for the implementation... Read More