On June 30, 2010, the House adopted the conference report on H.R. 4173, the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act ("Dodd-Frank Bill" or "Bill"). The Senate is expected to follow suit when it returns from...
By Allison Bell, Senior Editor/Web Editor, National Underwriter Life & Health
The U.S. Securities and Exchange (SEC) has set up a Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act comment submission process.
The SEC has posted...
Late last week, the House and Senate drafters of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act (H.R. 4173) came to final compromise on the language creating the first ever office in the federal government that is focused on the insurance...
Global trends on risk management help foreshadow what may come to be expected of compliance functions in an increasing number of jurisdictions, particularly in respect of positioning, resources, and authority. Gabe Shawn Varges, Head of Governance at...
By Paul R. Walker-Bright, Partner, Reed Smith LLP
his commentary, “Reed Smith LLP on the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform
and Consumer Protection Act’s Affect on the Insurance Industry” Paul
Walker-Bright states that on July 15...