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
recess later in July. This alert provides a high...
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 of Dodd-Frank .
It is a long list. Compliance...
You may have seen May 2, 2011 Wall Street Journal
article entitled "Overhaul Grows and Slow" ( here ),
which described the backlog developing as regulators struggle to meet the
rule-making guidelines mandated by the Dodd-Frank Act. The article itself was
interesting enough, but if you really...