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Mark Schoeff Jr.

Reporter: Regulatory / SEC / Taxes

Mark Schoeff Jr.http://www.investmentnews.com/apps/pbcsi.dll/persbilde?Avis=CI&ID=MSCHOEFF&maxw=220&cci_ts=20170220125146

Mark Schoeff Jr. covers Capitol Hill and regulatory agencies for InvestmentNews. A former Senate aide, he’s seen firsthand the best and worst of Washington since the end of the Bush 41 administration. An Indiana native, he’s a victim of capture himself — by the capital’s sport teams — becoming a Nationals, Wizards and Skins fan.

Recent Articles

Kansas judge again upholds DOL fiduciary rule

Feb 17, 2017

Judge Daniel D. Crabtree granted summary judgment to DOL, marking the measure's fourth court victory since November.


Awaiting new Labor secretary, staff takes on larger role in fiduciary rule's fate

Feb 16, 2017

Putting together a new cost-benefit analysis could be tricky for DOL staff, who spent the last six years working on a regulation that already was assessed and has been upheld by three court decisions so far


Elder abuse prevention by advisers depends on their firms' response to new rule

Feb 15, 2017

SEC approves Finra regulation to curb financial exploitation, but requirements are slim

Sen. Elizabeth Warren presses Andrew Puzder on DOL fiduciary rule

Feb 13, 2017

Asks Trump's nominee for secretary of Labor how he'll evaluate the retirement advice regulation

Trump's DOL fiduciary directive triggers chaos

Feb 12, 2017

The mandate to review the rule and the accompanying delay leave the industry scrambling to adjust.

Move to delay implementation threatens DOL fiduciary rule

Feb 10, 2017

The implementation delay stops a regulation that has been almost seven years in the making

Dallas court approval of DOL fiduciary rule bolsters supporters' case

Feb 9, 2017

The loss in Texas was the third that industry plaintiffs have suffered in courts around the country and perhaps the one that stung the most.

Dallas judge upholds DOL fiduciary rule

Feb 8, 2017

In an 81-page ruling, Chief Judge Barbara M.G. Lynn of the Northern District of Texas, shot down each of the major arguments submitted by industry trade groups

Justice Department seeks stay in DOL fiduciary rule lawsuit

Feb 8, 2017

Attorneys ask the Dallas federal court not to issue a ruling pending a “status report” it plans to file on or around March 10 in relation to President Trump's Feb. 3 memo to review the regulation

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