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Free speech and broker-dealer regulations are at odds in petition asking justices to remove political spending curbs
The New York Republican State Committee wants the justices to hold that an SEC-approved FINRA rule banning certain political donations by placement agents violates the First Amendment.
Controversial Volcker Rule amendments adopted prior to CFTC Sunshine Act meeting without public discussion
Chairman Tarbert promised increased transparency with respect Commission rulemaking, but Volcker Rule amendments were handled on a seriatim basis prior to the open meeting, thereby leaving discussion...
Opt-out suits were not part of a ‘single action’ with prior, settled class action
Opt-out suits brought by class members were not part of a "single action" with the settled class action and were not precluded by the SLUSA.
Financial planners join battle over SEC’s Regulation BI
Two financial planning firms field suit to challenge the validity of the SEC’s Regulation BI on largely the same grounds as multiple state attorneys general did just days before, although some...
Judge wary CFTC may be subjecting software developer to discovery-related fishing expedition
In a CFTC enforcement action being pursued after an unsuccessful criminal prosecution, the court put the defendants’ motion for summary judgement on hold but pared down the eight-month...