Dodd-Frank News: January 2013: Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act Monthly Update

January 24, 2013

The Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act was enacted as a measure to promote financial stability and protection for consumers through increased regulation of nearly every aspect of the consumer finance industry. Already, the Dodd- Frank Act has led to significant industry reforms and the promulgation of numerous new laws and regulations. Yet the great weight of this sprawling legislation is yet to be seen. In an effort to stay apprised of these significant industry changes, Burr & Forman’s Dodd-Frank Newsletter will serve as a monthly update of recent case law, news, and developments related to the Dodd-Frank Act.

To read the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act Monthly Update, please see full Jan. newsletter below.

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