regulation

Banks and Bungee Cords

August 30, 2017 | Jeff For Banks

Your relationships, your job, your life comes with baggage. I recently made the analogy that there are bungee cords affixed to your belt. Some hold you back. Some propel you […]


Dear Mr./Ms. Bank Regulator

August 2, 2014 | Jeff For Banks

My firm will occasionally provide feedback on correspondence to our clients’ regulators. Today we did just that. Our advice: don’t come off as combative. Since hitting send on that e-mail, […]


Ficticious Interview: Senator Chis Dodd and Rep. Barney Frank

September 15, 2010 | Jeff For Banks

Senator Chris Dodd (D-CT) and Representative Barney Frank (D-MA) were primary sponsors for the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act which was signed by President Obama on July […]