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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 - 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 regulatory reform update - August 6, 2012
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • August 6 2012

Members of Congress left town at the end of the week, fleeing the stifling heat of Washington, but not before providing a clear road map for the fall, lame duck and likely, the 2013 agenda


Financial services legislative and regulatory update - May 21 2012
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • China, USA
  • May 21 2012

The news last week was clearly dominated by JP Morgans trading loss


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 - 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


Financial services legislative and regulatory update - November 14, 2011
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • 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 - 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 23, 2012
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • July 23 2012

Last week marked the second anniversary of the Dodd-Frank Act, but instead of presents, the House of Representatives marked the occasion with a continuing series of hearings aimed at exposing the flaws of the measure


Financial services legislative and regulatory update - May 29, 2012
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • May 29 2012

With the House of Representatives in Recess this past week all action was found in the Senate where the Banking Committee heard from emboldened regulators seeking to capitalize on the events of the JP Morgan trading loss as justification for tougher regulation and strong implementation of the Dodd-Frank Act, in addition to considering legislation to help spur refinancing and aid the Housing market