Title

Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act: Preliminary Assessment of Provisions Effective Immediately or Very Soon After Enactment
Client Memorandum

Created date

7/21/2010

Today, President Obama signed the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act. Congress has made a policy decision to stage the effectiveness of the law over time, giving financial institutions and other market participants the ability to prepare. A few sections, however, have immediate or near immediate effect.