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Financial services legislative and regulatory update - October 8, 2012
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • Global, USA
  • October 8 2012

With Congress out of session and official Washington, DC conducting its business in a more relaxed pace, politics, and speculation continues to dominate everything


Financial services legislative and regulatory update - December 3, 2012
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • December 3 2012

There must have been something in the turkey, because all of the optimism surrounding a positive resolution to the fiscal cliff seemed to have evaporated this week


Financial services legislative and regulatory update - July 8 2011
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • 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 regulatory reform update - July 30, 2012
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • July 30 2012

With many of the world’s eyes turning to London this weekend for the start of the 2012 Summer Olympics, lawmakers in the House and Senate were concerned with something very different coming out of London: the LIBOR scandal


Financial services legislative and regulatory update - June 11, 2012
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • Spain, USA, Canada
  • June 11 2012

On Sunday, Spain announced that it would be seeking a bailout and the Eurozone banks agreed to lend Spain 100 billion euros ($125 billion dollars) in order to stabilize its banks


Financial services legislative and regulatory update - September 17, 2012
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • September 17 2012

Last week Congress returned from its six week August recess, and the House promptly passed a a continuing resolution (“CR”) to fund the Government through March of 2013, by an overwhelming vote of 329-91


Financial services legislative and regulatory update - November 19, 2012
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • November 19 2012

Now that the election is behind us the focus in Washington has shifted to the fiscal cliff, with the President and Congressional leaders meeting at the end of the week after both sides publicly floated their opening negotiating positions


Financial services legislative and regulatory issues update May 20
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • May 20 2013

The conflation of three scandals clearly tainted President Obama with The Washington Post’s “Worst Week in Washington” award last week, and in fact


Financial services legislative & regulatory update
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • October 28 2013

With the shutdown finally over, Congress is slowly coming back to normal, as last week the Senate was in Recess, and the House adjourned early so


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