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What Dodd’s retirement may mean for financial regulatory overhaul

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • January 8 2010

Wednesday’s announcement that Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee Chairman Christopher Dodd (D-CT) will retire and not seek reelection in 2010 will surely have an impact on the large-scale financial regulatory overhaul effort he is currently shepherding through the Committee

Financial regulatory reform outlook

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 1 2009

Though currently shadowed by healthcare reform efforts that have dominated the congressional schedule this fall, the push to enact a financial regulatory overhaul has been making steady progress in Congress

Details of House-passed financial regulatory reform legislation

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 14 2009

On Friday, the House passed its 1,200 page package of nine bills to reform the U.S. financial regulatory system by a vote of 223-202

House committee completes action on financial regulatory reform legislation, stage set for floor vote next week

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 3 2009

The House Financial Services Committee completed its work on a large scale financial regulatory overhaul on Wednesday, when the committee voted to approve the final piece of the Administration’s reform proposal systemic risk legislation

State insurance commissioners make their case for inclusion in the Financial Stability Oversight Council

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 18 2010

In a letter from the National Association of Insurance Commissioners (the "NAIC") to both House and Senate leaders, state insurance commissioners urged lawmakers to designate a non-voting seat for state banking, insurance and securities regulators on the Financial Stability Oversight Council (the "FSOC"

House Financial Services Committee hearing schedule - February 2010

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 1 2010

As you know, Congress and the Obama administration have placed significant focus this year upon reform of the financial services industry

Treasury Department proposes a plan that would require US banks to report all overseas money transfers

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • September 29 2010

On September 29, the Washington Post and New York Times reported that the United States Treasury Department's Financial Crimes Enforcement Network ("FinCEN") issued a proposal this week that would require US banks to report all electronic money transfers into and out of the United States

Unscrambling the Gramm-Leach-Bliley omelet

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 23 2009

Sen. John McCain, R-Arizona, and Sen. Maria Cantwell, D-Washington, proposed on December 16, 2009 rebuilding the barriers separating commercial banks, investment banks and insurers established under the Depression Era Glass-Steagall Act

Senate financial regulatory reform

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 2 2010

As efforts to produce a bipartisan deal on sweeping financial regulatory reform legislation inch forward, Senator Bob Corker (R-TN) offered an alternative proposal that aims to end the impasse over one of the legislation's most controversial issues - consumer financial protection

Senate tees up financial regulatory reform following healthcare victory

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 25 2010

Top lawmakers met with President Obama Wednesday in order to regain momentum on financial regulatory reform legislation in Congress