Article Archive for September 2011
Tell Your Senators to vote to support the nomination of Rich Cordray to direct the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.
Rich Cordray will make an effective leader for the CFPB. He has an impressive and balanced record …
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the SEC Fiduciary Duty Standard
by: Mercer Bullard, Associate Professor, University of Mississippi School of Law | from: Public Policy Institute | September 2011
Many broker-dealers are not subject to a fiduciary duty when they provide …
Consumer Protection Bureau in Political Limbo
Katherine Reynolds Lewis (The Fiscal Times)
September 6, 2011
“Until the Senate confirms a director, the new Consumer Financial Protection Bureau cannot impose rules on some of the worst actors in the 2008 …
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
DATE: September 8, 2011
CONTACT: John Carey at 202-466-1854
AFR Statement on President’s Speech to Joint Session of Congress
Washington, DC – Americans for Financial Reform, a coalition of more than 250 national and state …