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The Office of Compliance Inspections and Examinations (OCIE) of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) released its annual list of 2020 Examination Priorities on Jan. 7, 2020. Many of
Continue Reading 2020 SEC Exam Priorities for Securities Industry Registrants

Section 15 (a)(1) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (Exchange Act) generally prohibits a broker or dealer from effecting “any transactions in, or to induce or attempt to induce
Continue Reading SEC Proposes Conditional Exemption for Certain Activities of Registered Municipal Advisors

The SEC is seeking public comment (due by September 24, 2019) on possible ways to improve the framework for exempt offerings under the Securities Act of 1933 and related SEC
Continue Reading SEC Issues Concept Release to Overhaul Current Framework for Exempt Offerings