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|Heightened Focus on Renewable Fuel Standard Enforcement Increases Compliance Challenges|
Paul C. Freeman, Catherine M. Krupka, Susan G. Lafferty, David M. McCullough, Ronald W. Zdrojeski; Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP;
December 2, 2016, previously published on December 2, 2016As the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) program continues to evolve and mature, so too does the manner in which the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA or the Agency) seeks to drive day-to-day compliance by the regulated community. From the program’s inception, EPA’s regulatory...
|FERC Proposes Adding Electric Storage and Distributed Energy Resources to the Wholesale Electric Market|
Samina M. Bharmal, Dorothy Black Franzoni, Michael A. Stosser, Kyle E. Wamstad; Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP;
November 23, 2016, previously published on November 22, 2016On November 17, 2016, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC or the Commission) issued a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NOPR) on electric storage and distributed energy resources, Docket Nos. RM 16-23-000; AD16-20-000.
|CFPB: Consider the Future Post-Obama|
Brian Barrett, Thomas M. Byrne, Kymberly Kochis, Lewis S. Wiener; Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP;
November 23, 2016, previously published on November 17, 2016The election of Donald Trump and the new administration means a changed political reality for the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB). The President-elect is expected to replace Director Richard Cordray as head of the CFPB soon after taking office. Looking further ahead, the Republican...
|Cybersecurity Certifications Now Required to Access Death Master File|
Wilson G. Barmeyer, Robert D. Owen, Phillip E. Stano, Steuart H. Thomsen, Mary Jane Wilson-Bilik; Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP;
November 14, 2016, previously published on November 10, 2016Tough cybersecurity certification requirements for parties seeking access to certain information in the Social Security Death Master File (DMF) take effect on November 28.
|Impaired Access: ADA Website Accessibility Lawsuits On the Rise|
Alexander P. Fuchs, Lewis S. Wiener, Amy Xu; Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP;
November 14, 2016, previously published on November 14, 2016An increasing number of class action lawsuits have been filed over the past year against private companies by individuals alleging violations of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) for failure to maintain websites that are accessible to the blind and visually impaired. Since early 2015,...
|FinCEN Issues Advisory to Financial Institutions on Suspicious Activity Reports of Cyber-Events and Cyber Enabled Crime|
Peter J. Anderson, Brian L. Rubin, Amelia Toy Rudolph, W. Scott Sorrels, Ronald W. Zdrojeski; Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP;
October 31, 2016, previously published on October 31, 2016On October 25, the Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN), one of the U.S. Department of the Treasury’s lead agencies in the fight against money laundering, issued an Advisory to Financial Institutions on Cyber-Events and Cyber-Enabled Crime and associated Frequently Asked Questions...
|Incentive Compensation for Employees: Instead of Increasing Banks' Bottom Lines, These Arrangements May Increase the Risk of Fines|
Peter J. Anderson, Sarah Q. Chaudhry, Meghana D. Shah, W. Scott Sorrels, Ronald W. Zdrojeski; Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP;
October 27, 2016, previously published on October 26, 2016The New York State Department of Financial Services (DFS) recently issued guidance to regulated banking institutions (Institutions) prohibiting them from implementing incentive-based compensation programs unless these programs are accompanied by appropriate mechanisms designed to prevent employees...
|NAIC Life Actuarial (A) Task Force Approves Revisions to Actuarial Guideline 49 for Exposure and Comment|
Eric A. Arnold, Frederick R. Bellamy, Thomas E. Bisset, Dodie C. Kent, Clifford E. Kirsch; Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP;
October 27, 2016, previously published on October 27, 2016On October 20, the NAIC Life Actuarial (A) Task Force (LATF) of the Life Insurance and Annuities (A) Committee met and approved proposed revisions to Actuarial Guideline 49 (AG 49) for exposure and comment. If adopted, the proposed revisions would apply AG 49’s standards for determining the...
|A Subtle Snare of the Justice Against Sponsors of Terrorism Act for Businesses Indirectly Supporting International Terrorism|
Peter J. Anderson, Mary Beth Martinez, W. Scott Sorrels, Ronald W. Zdrojeski; Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP;
October 25, 2016, previously published on October 24, 2016While countless news outlets have reported the recent Congressional override of President Obama’s veto of the Justice Against Sponsors of Terrorism Act (JASTA), few have given much thought to the more nuanced consequences that JASTA could have on private businesses. While the primary goal of...
|FINRA, SEC Renew Focus on Senior Investors in Immediate Aftermath of FINRA Submission of Proposed Rulemaking to SEC|
Bruce M. Bettigole, Clifford E. Kirsch, Brian L. Rubin, Sarah Razaq Sallis, Holly H. Smith; Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP;
October 25, 2016, previously published on October 25, 2016On October 22-23, members of the securities industry, academia, regulators, and public policy experts gathered in Washington, D.C., at the joint Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) and Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association (SIFMA) Senior Investor Protection Conference....