Dodd-Frank Foes View SEC Strife As Courtroom Ammo

Law360, New York (October 11, 2012, 5:49 PM EDT) -- Opponents of the Dodd-Frank Act are using the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission's narrow and contentious votes on portions of the law to bolster their legal challenges to the reform bill, attorneys say, after the agency was hit with another suit Wednesday.

The embattled SEC got a dose of deja vu when four business groups launched a suit in Washington federal court to block a Dodd-Frank provision requiring companies to disclose what they pay to foreign governments for the right to extract oil, natural gas and...
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