In October through December, 2010, Bryan Cave attorneys will be presenting a four-part series that explains the key provisions of the Dodd-Frank Act under the BAI umbrella.  The BAI Regulatory Reform Webinar Series will uncover Dodd-Frank’s operational and revenue impact on financial institutions.

The BAI Regulatory Reform Webinar Series includes the following webinars:

  • The Dodd-Frank Act: From A to Z – October 28, 2010 – Rob Klingler
  • The Impact of Dodd-Frank on the Future of Bank Operations – November 17, 2010 – Walt Moeling & Jerry Blanchard
  • The Consumer Finance Protection Bureau: How it Affects You – December 1, 2010 – John ReVeal
  • The Durbin Amendment Impact on  Credit, Debit, and Prepaid Cards – December 16, 2010 – Judie Rinearson

The Dodd-Frank Act: From A – Z
Thursday, October 28, 2010 from 2:00-3:00 PM EDT

The Dodd-Frank Act (the “Reform Act”) represents a paradigm shift in the American financial regulatory environment affecting all Federal financial regulatory agencies and affecting almost every aspect of the nation’s financial services industry, calling for 243 new regulations, 67 new studies and 22 periodic reports.

This high level overview of the Reform Act will touch on each of the reforms included, giving participants an understanding of the overall reform structure. Join us as Rob Klingler takes an alphabetical look at the changes to the regulatory system created by the Reform Act, with a focus on those provisions that are likely to impact retail banking operations.

The Impact of Dodd-Frank on the Future of Bank Operations
Wednesday, November 17, 2010 from 2:00-3:00 PM EDT

The Dodd-Frank Act (the “Reform Act”) dramatically changes the framework for bank regulation in all of its aspects. The new framework will lead to regulations that change the day-to-day operations of banking. Join us as Jerry Blanchard and Walt Moeling outline the framework established by the Reform Act and discuss the likely changes that will impact capital, liquidity, deposits, and concentration risks among other things.

The Consumer Finance Protection Bureau: How it Affects You
Wednesday, December 1, 2010 from 2:00-3:00 PM EDT

The Dodd-Frank Act (the “Reform Act”) promises to dramatically alter retail banking products and practices. The Reform Act provides for a Consumer Financial Protection Bureau with remarkably broad regulatory and enforcement powers and reverses years of progress on federal preemption. Join us as John ReVeal discusses the reach of the Bureau’s powers, the potential limits on those powers, and the new federal preemption standards.

The Durbin Amendment Impact on Credit, Debit, and Prepaid Cards
Thursday, December 16, 2010 from 2:00-3:00 PM EDT

Prepaid cards – including gift cards, payroll cards, flexible spending accounts and employee benefits cards, government benefits cards, employee incentive cards, employee per diem and relocation cards, and rebate cards – are being used increasingly by businesses in lieu of cash, checks, vouchers and gift certificates, and all of these uses may be impacted by Dodd-Frank. Join us as Judie Rinearson addresses those elements of Dodd-Frank that will impact the entire prepaid value chain.

The Impact of Dodd-Frank on the Future of Bank Operations
Wednesday, November 17, 2010 from 1:00-2:00 PM CDT

The Dodd-Frank Act (the “Reform Act”) dramatically changes the framework for bank regulation in all of its aspects. The new framework will lead to regulations that change the day-to-day operations of banking. Join us as Jerry Blanchard and Walt Moeling outline the framework established by the Reform Act and discuss the likely changes that will impact capital, liquidity, deposits, and concentration risks among other things.