Judge Richard Posner says that criminal law is for the little guy. The SEC agrees. The Department of Justice agrees. Barack Obama agrees. Larry Summers agrees. Who are we to criticize?
|By: masaccio Monday September 9, 2013 4:00 pm|
|By: DSWright Tuesday February 12, 2013 7:49 am|
A report by the Project on Government Oversight (POGO) finds that the incestuous nature of the SEC-Wall Street relationship caused reform efforts in the money market fund industry to fail.
|By: masaccio Sunday January 27, 2013 10:54 am|
Mary Jo White has a history of tough prosecution and strong representation of her Wall Street clients. Tough is good.
|By: DSWright Friday January 25, 2013 6:33 am|
Yesterday President Obama nominated Mary Jo White to head the Securities and Exchange Commission. The administration and establishment media highlighted White’s experience as a prosecutor and hinted at the possibility of a more aggressive SEC. But now that there has been time to digest the nomination there seems to be some familiar problems.
|By: DSWright Thursday January 24, 2013 2:15 pm|
President Obama announced his nominees for heading the Securities and Exchange Commission and the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau today.