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The Financial Services Authority introduces temporary PPI rule
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • June 17 2010

The Financial Services Authority (the FSA) has recently announced a temporary rule which will allow customers with complaints about the purchase of a payment protection insurance (PPI) policy more time within which to refer it to the Financial Ombudsman Service (the FOS


UK client money deadline approaches
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • June 11 2010

We have previously reported on the UK Financial Services Authority's (FSA) Client Money and Asset Report (the Report), published in January 2010


Financial Services Authority (FSA) publishes consultation paper on competence and ethics
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • June 11 2010

The FSA has recently published a consultation paper entitled "Competence and ethics" (CP1012


Court denies Wells Fargo’s motion to dismiss on statute of limitations grounds
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • USA
  • June 10 2010

The United States District Court for the Northern District of California recently granted in part and denied in part motions to dismiss a class action brought by a class of purchasers of mortgage pass-through certificates


Court holds coverage for Madoff suits excluded under policy’s insolvency exclusion
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • USA
  • June 8 2010

The US District Court for the District of Connecticut recently dismissed a customer suit against an insurer, based upon its determination that all of the underlying claims were excluded by the policy's Insolvency Exclusion


Senate expected to wrap up debate on financial reform bill
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • USA
  • May 17 2010

After more than two weeks of floor consideration, the Senate entered into what is likely its final week of debate on its financial overhaul legislation S. 3217


Chinese consider revising plan for a super regulator
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • China
  • May 14 2010

China is considering reviving its plan to set up a super regulator in order to make the government's oversight of the financial sector more efficient and expedient and improve the lack of integration and co-ordination between existing regulators


Washington new credit card data breach liability law
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • USA
  • May 7 2010

Washington Governor Christine Gregoire recently signed HB 1149 into law


UK FSA consults on new powers under the Financial Services Act 2010
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 5 2010

We reported recently on the passing of the Financial Services Act 2010 which granted the Financial Services Authority (FSA) new powers in a number of areas including reporting and control of short selling


Former executives from WaMu testify in Senate hearings
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • USA
  • April 22 2010

On April 13, 2010, the U.S. Senate Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations (the "Senate Subcommittee") heard testimony from former executives of Washington Mutual Bank ("WaMu") in its first day of hearings titled “Wall Street and the Financial Crisis: The Role of High Risk Home Loans.”