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A Window into Trump’s SEC?
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • November 15 2016

Insights into an SEC composed of Trump appointees can be gleaned from Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling’s (R-TX) opening statements


MSRB moves foward professional qualification standards for municipal advisors
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • March 2 2015

The Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board, or MSRB, has received approval from the SEC to create baseline standards of professional qualification for


Trump and the Repeal of Dodd-Frank
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • November 10 2016

Observers widely believe President-Elect Trump will attempt to dismantle much of the Dodd-Frank Act. While to many it is an interesting idea, it may


MSRB considering T2 for munis
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • November 11 2015

The Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board, or MSRB, is seeking public comment on a proposal to facilitate shortening the settlement cycle for


Legislators Say SEC Can Work on Political Spending Disclosures
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • December 22 2015

The recently enacted omnibus spending bill, referred to as the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2016, provides the SEC may not use funds made


MSRB to implement gifts rule for municipal advisors
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • November 9 2015

The Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board, or MSRB, has received approval from the SEC to limit the size and nature of gifts given by municipal


Legislation Creating Small Business Advocacy within the SEC Heading to the President’s Desk
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • December 12 2016

On December 10, the SEC Small Business Advocate Act was approved by the Senate, clearing the way for signature by the President. The measure, which


GAO issues report on agencies’ efforts to analyze and coordinate their rules
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • December 27 2012

GAO is required to annually study financial services regulations. GAO has issued a report that examines: the regulatory analyses federal agencies


How to get out of the municipal advisory business
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • February 28 2011

The Dodd-Frank Act requires municipal advisors to register with the SEC, and as a result, with the Municipal Securities Rule Making Board, or MSRB


MSRB requests comments on a draft rule and interpretive notices for municipal advisors
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • February 17 2011

The Municipal Securities Rule Making Board, or MSRB, is requesting comments on a draft rule and two interpretive notices applicable to municipal advisors