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

It was only fitting that in a week where we honor Americas worst weatherman, err rodent that the week ended with a jobs creation announcement that shattered predictions


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 - 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
  • 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 - 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
  • 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 - 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