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FDIC Makes Public May Enforcement Actions
WASHINGTON, June 25 -- The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation issued the following news release on June 24, 2022:

The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) today released a list of orders of administrative enforcement actions taken against banks and individuals in May 2022. There are no administrative hearings scheduled for July 2022.

The FDIC issued 14 Orders in May 2022. The administrative enforcement actions in those Orders consisted of two consent orders, one modification of an 8(e) prohibition order, three orders to pay civil money penalty, three orders of prohibition, two section ... Show Full Article

SEC: Statement on Final Rule Amendments to Electronic Filing Requirements
WASHINGTON, June 24 (TNStalk) -- The Securities and Exchange Commission issued the following statement on June 23, 2022, by Chair Gary Gensler:

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The Commission voted unanimously to finalize rule amendments to require the electronic filing of certain documents that previously were submitted on paper by investment advisers, institutional investment managers, and others. The rule also updates the substance of quarterly reports on Form 13F. I was pleased to support these amendments because they will modernize and increase the efficiency of the filing process for filers, investors, and the SEC.

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SEC Chair Gensler Issues Statement on Final Rule Amendments to Electronic Filing Requirements
WASHINGTON, June 24 -- The Securities and Exchange Commission issued the following statement by Chair Gary Gensler on the final rule amendments to electronic filing requirements:

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The Commission voted unanimously to finalize rule amendments to require the electronic filing of certain documents that previously were submitted on paper by investment advisers, institutional investment managers, and others. The rule also updates the substance of quarterly reports on Form 13F. I was pleased to support these amendments because they will modernize and increase the efficiency of the filing process ... Show Full Article

FTC Commissioner Slaughter and Chair Khan Issue Joint Statement in Matter of Harley-Davidson Motor Group and MWE Investments
WASHINGTON, June 24 -- The Federal Trade Commission issued the following joint statement on June 22, 2022, by Commissioner Rebecca Kelly Slaughter and Chair Lina M. Khan in the Matter of Harley-Davidson Motor Co. Group and MWE Investments:

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Today the Commission announced actions settling charges that Harley-Davidson, LLC and MWE Investments, LLC ("Westinghouse") have engaged in unlawful repair restrictions. As stated in the complaints, the Commission charged Harley-Davidson, which manufactures motorcycles and related equipment, and Westinghouse, which makes and sells outdoor generators and ... Show Full Article

FTC Chair Khan and Commissioner Slaughter Issues Joint Statement in Matter of Harley-Davidson Motor Group and MWE Investments
WASHINGTON, June 24 -- The Federal Trade Commission issued the following joint statement on June 22, 2022, by Chair Lina M. Khan and Commissioner Rebecca Kelly Slaughter in the matter of Harley-Davidson Motor Co. Group and MWE Investments:

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Today the Commission announced actions settling charges that Harley-Davidson, LLC and MWE Investments, LLC ("Westinghouse") have engaged in unlawful repair restrictions.

As stated in the complaints, the Commission charged Harley-Davidson, which manufactures motorcycles and related equipment, and Westinghouse, which makes and sells outdoor generators ... Show Full Article

FEC Approves Two Advisory Opinions
WASHINGTON, June 24 -- The Federal Election Commission issued the following news release on June 23, 2022:

At its open meeting today, the Federal Election Commission approved two advisory opinions and directed the Office of General Counsel to prepare another draft of a third.

Advisory Opinion 2022-05 (DSCC) The Commission approved an advisory opinion in response to a request from the DSCC, a national political party committee that plans to hire a consultant to write a research book regarding a sitting U.S. senator and to use the book both to inform its own strategy in that senator's state and ... Show Full Article

Ex-Chairman Michael A. Khouri Awarded Federal Maritime Commission Gold Medal
WASHINGTON, June 24 (TNSawa) -- The Federal Maritime Commission's Chairman Michael A. Khouri issued the following news release:

The Federal Maritime Commission recognized the leadership and contributions of former Chairman and Commissioner Michael A. Khouri by awarding him a Gold Medal and Citation at its May 2022 Commission meeting.

During his tenure on the Commission, Mr. Khouri had a meaningful impact in many ways, including leading Fact Finding 27, maintaining an open door to industry and agency employees, and continuously examining ways Commission regulations should serve the needs of the ... Show Full Article