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President signs changes to Collins Amendment favorable to insurers
  • Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP
  • USA
  • December 19 2014

On December 18, President Obama signed into law the Insurance Capital Standards Clarification Act of 2014 (the Act). The Act makes it clear that the


Georgia district court judge rules that FIRREA precludes D&O insurer declaratory judgment actions against FDIC as receiver and insured D&Os
  • Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP
  • USA
  • April 2 2014

On March 5, 2014, Judge Richard Story in the United States District Court for the Northern District of Georgia issued an order denying Plaintiff


Insurance topics we will be watching in 2014
  • Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP
  • USA
  • February 6 2014

With the first month of the year behind us, this report outlines major insurance topics that we will be watching throughout 2014.Forces, trends and


Legal alert: final Volcker Rule: update and key takeaways for insurers
  • Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP
  • USA
  • January 14 2014

On December 10, 2013, the Federal Reserve Board (FRB), the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, the


NAIC report: fall 2013 national meeting
  • Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP
  • USA
  • December 23 2013

The National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC) returned to Washington, D.C. for its Fall meeting - the final National Meeting for 2013


IRS issues draft FATCA FFI agreement and announces positive new rules for insurance companies
  • Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP
  • USA
  • October 30 2013

On October 29, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) issued Notice 2013-69, which includes guidance to foreign financial institutions (FFIs) entering


FATCA G-5 model intergovernmental information sharing agreements released, with substantial benefits for insurance company FFIs (including reduced due diligence burdens)
  • Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP
  • USA
  • July 31 2012

Other significant provisions of the model IGAs include the following


FSOC proposed rulemaking on Fed supervision of nonbank financial companies: Congress questions transparency
  • Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP
  • USA
  • May 23 2011

For insurers following the latest developments with respect to the Financial Stability Oversight Council (FSOC) and the designation of nonbank financial companies subject to additional oversight pursuant to Section 113 of The Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act (Dodd-Frank Act), a House Financial Services Subcommittee hearing provided some interesting insights into the next steps in the process


New whistleblower protections for financial service employees
  • Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP
  • USA
  • October 1 2010

Much attention has been given to the whistleblower protections of Section 922 of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act


The Dodd-Frank Act: a new era of financial regulation and the implications for the insurance industry
  • Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP
  • USA
  • August 3 2010

On July 21, 2010, President Obama signed the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act (Act) into Law