A summary of legal issues affecting community banks, with a current focus on Troubled Asset Relief Program Capital and the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp.'s Temporary Liquidity Guarantee Program.
"News and insight regarding banking, as it pertains to directors and officers liability."
"My blog is a personal blog and is not directly connected with my law practice (although I may draw upon my professional experiences, as well as my personal experiences, in writing my blog posts). I want to provide a forum where I can comment from time to time on the law and other issues that interest me, and may be of interest to others. ... I'm here to have fun, and maybe, occasionally, either educate myself or someone else."
"Current developments in banking and finance law."
A regularly updated blog covering banking law news and issues. The blog is part of the Law Professor Blogs Network.
Posts cover actions of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau and the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp.; Maine financial institutions in the news; and mortgage lending.
"Commentary from the perspective of a consumer debtors' attorney concerning Chapter 7 and 13 practice, credit and banking and the housing crisis with special emphasis on bankruptcy in the San Francisco Bay Area."
"A blog about legal issues faced by businesses and individuals."
"A blog exploring the intersection of law and economics." Topics include financial markets, SCOTUS, government stimulus plans, securities and investment strategies.
"Reporting on recent developments and providing analysis of important finance topics related to banking, credit cards, mortgages, and consumer finance statutes and regulations."
Posts cover the latest actions, policies and staff changes of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.
"News and analysis of the priorities, initiatives and regulatory actions and proceedings of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau."
"An industry perspective." Posts cover advisory guidance, penalties and legal action from federal regulatory bodies regarding financial fraud.
Posts cover credit, bankruptcy, consumers and financial institutions.
Posts cover news, updates and links to important information pertaining to the Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act and how crowdfunding may affect a business.
"The Dodd-Frank Act has broad and deep implications that will touch every corner of financial services and multiple other industries. Dodd-Frank.com is dedicated to making sense of this complex legislation and helping businesses understand how it will affect them specifically."
Topics include fraud recovery, tax law, legal malpractice, white-collar crime, foreclosure defense and asset protection.
Posts feature cases and articles of interest to FDCPA defendants and defense attorneys.
Posts cover “regulatory, compliance, and litigation developments in the financial services and mortgage industries.”
"Legal developments impacting banking, finance and loan enforcement in Florida."
"Provides legal analysis and opinion regarding current events in Florida commercial news, focusing primarily upon commercial real estate and banking issues, providing matters of interest and helpful information for the readers' business and personal endeavors."
Posts cover a variety of legal news within the practice areas of the firm, including banking law, consumer law, securities fraud, cybersecurity, medical malpractice and others.
The GEE (Government Enforcement Exposed) blog aims to highlight important trends, legislation and legal issues related to the efforts of the many regulatory enforcement agencies at all levels of government.
A blog covering aspects of business insolvency, lending, borrowing and federal regulation on lending.
"This website discusses the nature and advantages of ADR and contains discussions about recent case law dealing with ADR. It will be a ready reference to important developments in ADR."