Newsletter: Dodd-Frank Summary (Sept. 2010)

Initially proposed in December 2009, the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act became law on July 21, 2010. It is the most comprehensive and dramatic change to federal regulation of the financial services industry since the Great Depression.The following whitepaper is a summary of the Dodd-Frank Act (Dodd-Frank) as it relates to executive compensation and other significant corporate governance issues