On December 29, 2016, the Department of Labor (DOL) issued Interpretive Bulletin 2016-01 (the “Bulletin”) relating to the exercise of shareholder
On July 28, 2016, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (“CFPB”) released a partial outline of debt collection proposals under consideration
On June 13, 2016, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) accepted the settlement offers made by two firms and three executives charged with
The US Supreme Court last week delivered another blow to the unsteady secondary loan market industry by denying a request for certiorari in an
In 2012, an investor commenced an action against the defendant, WFG Securities of Canada Inc. ("WFG") for negligence, misrepresentation, breach of
On June 21, 2013, the Department of Labor (DOL) published proposed amendments to certain class exemptions required by Section 939A of the Dodd-Frank
Much has already been written about the "insider trading" aspects of Judge Walrath's September 13 Opinion denying confirmation of WaMu's Chapter 11 plan of reorganization (the Opinion can be found here).
On May 31, 2010, the Canadian Securities Administrators released a consultation paper detailing a proposal to overhaul the securities regulatory regime applicable to venture issuers (other than issuers that fall within the definition of “venture issuer” under securities legislation by virtue of issuing only debt or preferred shares).
As our Great Nation breathed what for most of us was a huge collective sigh of relief yesterday evening, President Obama and Congressional leaders finally announced a deal for emergency legislation to end the stalemate over the nation's "debt ceiling" crisis.
With stadium and arena projects slated to launch in New York, Los Angeles, Atlanta, Minneapolis, Edmonton, and many other cities across North America, sports leagues, teams, and municipalities are increasingly asking banks to "Show Me the Money!"