Issues : Legal

Article | September 9th, 2015

You’ve Been Sued. Now What?

This article describes how to mitigate the risks of common foreclosure-related counterclaims.

By: Michael Dailey, Alicia Bond-Lewis
Bank Services
Video | August 21st, 2015

Banks Decide to Fight Lawsuit

ConnectOne Bancorp's Chairman and CEO Frank Sorrentino discusses the bank's decision to fight a shareholder lawsuit and how it paid off.

By: Naomi Snyder, editor-in-chief at Bank Director
Article | June 22nd, 2015

What to Do (And Not Do) When Providing Liquidity to Shareholders

Chet Fenimore and Derek McGee look at the ways privately held banks can facilitate liquidity for shareholders.

By: Chet Fenimore, Derek McGee
Article | January 12th, 2015

What To Do When Your Board Gets a Complaint

Bank Director’s legal panel describes what the board should do when receiving a whistleblower complaint.

By: Bank Director Staff Writer
Article | January 2nd, 2015

Will the Criminal Prosecutions at Big Banks Trickle Down to Smaller Banks?

Bank Director asks a panel of attorneys to address what the prosecutions of Credit Suisse and BNP Paribas may mean for their clients.

By: Bank Director Staff Writer
Article | July 18th, 2014

Where Did GM Go Wrong?

Legal experts debate what the General Motors ignition switch problem has taught the banking industry.

By: Bank Director Staff Writer
Article | March 31st, 2014

Consumers are Now Center Stage, Bank Attorneys Say

Bank Director asked a panel of bank attorneys to tell us how the CFPB has transformed the industry.

By: Bank Director Staff Writer
Article | March 19th, 2014

Should Banks Settle Lawsuits?

Bank attorneys weigh in on whether settling shareholder lawsuits is a good idea, or whether it just encourages more lawsuits.

By: Bank Director Staff Writer
Article | October 16th, 2013

Janet Yellen Will Mean Low Interest Rates, Stability in Fed Policy

A panel of bank attorneys describes what Janet Yellen will do for banking.

By: Bank Director Staff Writer
Article | September 11th, 2013

What is the Worst Aspect of Dodd-Frank?

A panel of attorneys debates what aspect of the Dodd-Frank Act should be changed.

By: Bank Director Staff Writer