2011 Spring Symposium Resources

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Primary Government Sources

Text of the
Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act
(The complete document may take a while to load).

Brief Summary of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act
This document was released by the United States Senate Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs.

Federal Agency Financial Reform Implementation Websites
     Securities and Exchange Commission
     Department of the Treasury
     Federal Reserve Board
     Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection
     Financial Stability Oversight Council
     Commodity Futures Trading Commission
     Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation 

Professional and Advocacy Organizations Analyses and Memos

     The Brookings Institution: Financial Reform: Now It’s Up to the Regulators
     Davis, Polk & Wardwell LLP
     DLA Piper: Dodd-Frank Alert: Regulators Take Center Stage
     Ernst & Young: Positioning for Change: US Financial Reform Six Months Later
     Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP: Financial Reform 2010: The Final Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act
     K&L Gates: Financial Services Reform
     Mayer Brown: Understanding the New Financial Reform Legislation: The Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act
     Morrison & Foerster, LLP: The Dodd-Frank Act: A Cheat Sheet
     Paul Weiss: Dodd-Frank Alerts and Analysis 
     Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP: The Dodd-Frank Act: Commentary and Insights

Financial Regulatory Reform Resource Websites

     American Bankers Association
     American Bar Association (ABA): ABA Dodd-Frank Tracker
     American Financial Services Association
     Bingham McCutchen
     Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
     Leonard Street and Deinard: Making Sense of Dodd-Frank: Dodd-Frank.com
     Paul Weiss
     Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association
     Vinson & Elkins

Symposium Topics

Securitization & Governance
     Securitization – Proposed Regulations
     Corporate Governance – Proposed Regulations
     Panel One Resources

Venture Finance
     Venture Finance – Proposed Regulations
     Panel Two Resources

Consumer Protection
     Consumer Protection – Proposed Regulations    
     Panel Three Resources