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Financial services legislative and regulatory update - July 8 2011

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
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  • USA
  • -
  • July 8 2011

It was all debt ceiling again this week, and as of this past Friday there are 25 days until the August 2nd default date, but only 14 days until the July 22nd deadline imposed by the President to give Congress enough time to draft the legislation

Financial services legislative and regulatory update - July 22 2011

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 22 2011

With less than two weeks to go before the U.S. debt ceiling is penetrated, House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) abruptly announced that he was pulling out of his seemingly positive negotiations with President Obama

Financial services legislative and regulatory update

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • August 5 2011

Although an 11th-hour agreement on the debt ceiling by the congressional leadership was reached, and the US was not forced to default, the collateral damage of this debate was evident late Friday evening when Standard & Poor‘s announced that it was downgrading the US credit rating from AAA to AA

Financial services legislative and regulatory update - October 10, 2011

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 10 2011

The theme of this past week is anger, primarily espoused by the Occupy Wall Street protests who continue to garner attention for their disenchantment with the financial services industry, corporate America and government

Financial services legislative and regulatory update - November 7, 2011

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • -
  • European Union, USA
  • -
  • November 7 2011

Last week, the world‘s attention remained focused on the EU bailout of Greece as world markets continued to whipsaw in response to Greece‘s announcement that they would hold a national referendum on the bailout plan and then that it wouldn‘t

Financial services legislative and regulatory update - November 14, 2011

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
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  • European Union, USA
  • -
  • November 14 2011

With two weeks to go, all of Washington continues to try to figure out the ending to the most complicated choose your own adventure story

Financial services legislative and regulatory update - December 12, 2011

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 13 2011

The theme of the past week was a contrast between stasis and action

Financial services legislative and regulatory update - December 19, 2011

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 19 2011

In what now accounts for standard operating procedure, the past week saw a flurry of last minute activity, as the threat of having to stay in Washington, DC for the week before Christmas appeared to provide the leverage necessary for Congress to finish up much of its end of the year business

Financial services legislative and regulatory update - February 21, 2012

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • -
  • France, Global, USA
  • -
  • February 21 2012

Two major events bookended this past week, which although not connected, provide a prism to view Congress and Washington, DC through in 2012

Financial services legislative and regulatory update - March 5, 2012

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • -
  • European Union, USA
  • -
  • March 5 2012

Despite the full throated defense of the Dodd-Frank Act, it was a challenging week for proponents of America’s Financial Regulatory Reform