Regulators Likely To Use $13B JPMorgan Deal As Template

Law360, New York (November 19, 2013, 7:15 PM ET) -- JPMorgan Chase & Co.'s $13 billion settlement on Tuesday marked the end of the bank's negotiating process with federal and state regulators over alleged false statements regarding the quality of mortgage-backed securities during the housing bubble, but it could be the just beginning of big settlements for other banks.

The settlement wraps up a host of investigations and litigation from government agencies including the U.S. Department of Justice, the Federal Housing Finance Agency and state attorneys general, providing a comprehensive release for JPMorgan from civil claims...
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