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The Need for Regulatory Reform

One of my favorite topics is the need for faster economic growth in order to create more jobs and better paying jobs and also to bring in more tax revenue to help shrink our rapidly accumulating national debt. 307 more words

Jack Heidel

VIDEO PHH wins landmark victory: CFPB ruled unconstitutional

Mortgage lender triumphs over CFPB in fight over $103 million fine

October 11, 2016 by Ben Lane

What was once unthinkable actually happened, as the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit handed an earth-shattering victory to… 1,597 more words

Too Big and Unable to Fail

Financial regulation after the Dodd-Frank Act was enacted in 2010 has produced a blizzard of acronyms, many of which revolve around the basic “too big to fail” problem.  912 more words

The Dodd-Frank Act

What's Wall Street Foe Barney Frank Doing Working for a Bank?

The name “Barney Frank” grits the teeth of a lot of people in banking. Many are only too eager to proclaim how much they loathe his signature piece of legislation (the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act). 2,847 more words


Time to Review Your Severance Agreements

In August 2016, the SEC issued cease-and-desist orders against two different companies for using severance agreements which required exiting employees to waive their ability to obtain monetary awards under the SEC’s whistleblower program. 586 more words

Corporate Governance

Buying Real Estate in North Carolina 29 – Due Diligence Period: Cost Estimates, Part IV

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    Your Attorney will order a Survey for you and the cost of the Survey may have been included in your lender’s estimate of money that you will need to close on your home. 439 more words
Buying Real Estate

The World According to Trump

It is a matter of bizarre curiosity and obvious fact that upon becoming the official presidential nominee of the Republican Party, Donald Trump is even less restrained and is now totally devoid of anything resembling self-control. 746 more words

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