GOP May Slow Down Financial Reform

Law360, New York (November 3, 2010, 5:55 PM EDT) -- Despite a new majority in the U.S. House of Representatives, Republicans will most likely not be able to roll back financial regulatory reform passed earlier this year, but they can make it significantly less effective through a series of rearguard actions attacking its implementation, financial services and securities attorneys say.

For months, Republicans, including presumptive incoming Speaker of the House John Boehner, R-Ohio, have called for a repeal of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, the sweeping financial regulatory reform bill signed into...
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