Financial Regulation Reform and Securitization
6 July 2009
Mayer Brown Legal Update
The Obama administration has released extensive proposals to change the financial services regulatory regime in the United States. The proposals, embodied in a report entitled “Financial Regulatory Reform: A New Foundation” (the “Report”), call for the most significant overhaul of the American financial regulatory landscape since the Great Depression, and are intended to mitigate or forestall future financial crises.