OCC Issues Final Rule to Implement Provisions of the Dodd-Frank Act

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 20, 2011 Contact: Robert M. Garsson (202) 874-5770 WASHINGTON — The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency today issued a final rule implementing several provisions of the Dodd-Frank Act, including changes to facilitate the transfer of functions from the Office of Thrift Supervision and revisions to the OCC’s rules on preemption and visitorial powers. The …

Dodd-Frank Delays and New Videos Uploaded

It’s not looking good for Dodd-Frank and its once-promising mandates. Last week, The New York Times reported that the rulemaking process was badly bogged down, with 28 deadlines having been missed.  The article read in part: “There’s an attempt to kill this through delay,” said Michael Greenberger, a law professor at the University of Maryland and a former official at …