Daily Archives: October 14, 2011, 11:10 pm

Something for (Almost) Everybody in Dodd-Frank: Racial, Gender, and Diversity Considerations in the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act

The provisions of the [Dodd-Frank] Act that deal with race, gender, and diversity generally fall into two categories: those that ask financial regulators to take these considerations into account in addressing systemic financial risk and those that ask these regulators to take these considerations into account in their workforces, the workforces of thei contractors, and the businesses they regulate. All…

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A Recent District Court Decision Undermines the Supreme Court’s Ruling in Janus

In a September 30 decision released by the United States District Court in the Southern District of New York in City of Roseville Employees’ Retirement System v. EnergySolutions, the court seized on the Supreme Court’s phrase “ultimate control” to deny a motion to dismiss a complaint seeking to hold a parent corporation liable for alleged misrepresentations in a registration statement…

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