Amanda Maine is a writer/analyst in the Securities group of Wolters Kluwer Legal & Regulatory U.S. In addition to contributing regularly to Securities Regulation Daily, she is the editor of the Hedge Funds and Private Equity: Regulatory & Risk Management Update newsletter. She also contributes to the Federal Securities Law Reporter, SEC Today, the PCAOB Reporter, and IPO Vital Signs. Amanda holds a J.D. from American University's Washington College of Law and a B.A. in political science, French, and international studies from the University of Nebraska.