On July 25th, the SEC provided notice of the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority's filing of a proposed amendment to Rule 12104 of the Code of Arbitration Procedure for Customer Disputes ("Customer Code"), and to Rule 13104 of the Code of Arbitration Procedure for Industry Disputes ("Industry Code"), to broaden arbitrators' authority to make referrals during an arbitration proceeding, rather than solely at the conclusion of the matter. Comments should be submitted on or before August 19, 2011. SEC Release No. 34-64954.