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Getting Started

Getting Started

This guide is meant to help you find laws and information on consumer finance.

While conducting your research, you may want to explore: 

For more ideas:

  • Ask a Librarian a question by email.

  • Visit the Langdell Reference Desk located on the fourth-floor of the Law Library. 

  • Call the Reference Desk at 617.495.4516.

  • Email Tim McAllister at tmcallister@law.harvard.edu with questions. 

Subject Guide

Tim McAllister
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Primary Sources

Subject Guide

Tim McAllister
Contact:
Areeda 506
617-496-2123

Secondary Sources

Journals & Articles

Google Scholar

HeinOnline



Search Law Journal Library


Practice & Study Aids

Practice & Study Aids

Agencies & Advocates

Agencies & Advocacy Organizations

COMMODITIES REGULATION

 

CONSUMER PROTECTION

DEPOSITORY INSTITUTIONS

INSURANCE

INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS

PENSIONS

SECURITIES

TAX

Subject Guide

Tim McAllister
Contact:
Areeda 506
617-496-2123

Dodd-Frank Research

Dodd-Frank Research Tools

Financial Crisis Inquiry Commission (FCIC)

Agencies 

Nearly 80% of the rulemaking provisions of Dodd-Frank assign responsbilities to four agencies:  the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (FRB), the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC), and the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB).  Dodd-Frank also created within the US Treasury, the Financail Stability Oversight Council (FSOC).

Government Reports

Practitioner Services  

Legislative History

Book

Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act: Law, Explanation and Analysis (2010)

Recommended for an overview of the law, with explanations on particular legislation and potential regulation.

Journal

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