The Equal Credit Opportunity Act and its implementing rule, Regulation B, prohibit any creditor from discriminating based on sex or marital status, among other protected statuses. All the federal banking agencies are involved...more
In today’s complex regulatory and business environment, many community banks are considering either growing through acquisition or selling to a larger institution. As an alternative to these transactions, we are seeing an...more
Originally published in BankNews - May 2012.
The Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act was signed into law by President Obama on April 5, 2012. Th e JOBS Act contains a series of changes to the federal securities law...more