Issues : Legal
Weil attorneys Derrick Cephas and Dimia Fogam talk about New York’s ring-fencing law, which allows creditors to lay claim against the New York assets of foreign banks.
In an interconnected world, are Europe’s problems our own? We asked legal experts their take.
Sullivan & Cromwell attorneys discuss the many things that remain unresolved under the new regulatory regime.
Bank attorneys by and large think Basel III will hurt lending.
Since a good relationship with regulators is paramount, Bank Director polled attorneys and former regulators on what they found to be the best “first steps” in achieving this.
Bank Director asks attorneys for their opinions on when a bank should hire its own in-house legal expert.
Attorneys weigh in on the role they think international acquirers will play over the next two to three years.
We asked legal experts whether they thought the Volcker rule would serve its purpose of lowering the risk profiles for large banks. Their answer? A resounding no.
Attorneys predict how the CFPB will affect the sector and discuss the impact they’ve seen so far.
While the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. lawsuits paint a picture of inattentive, runaway directors and officers, a number of the practices that the FDIC found objectionable could be found at many healthy institutions.