Mark Schoeff Jr.
Reporter: Regulatory / SEC / Taxesstaff
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.
Feb 17, 2017
Judge Daniel D. Crabtree granted summary judgment to DOL, marking the measure's fourth court victory since November.
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
Feb 15, 2017
SEC approves Finra regulation to curb financial exploitation, but requirements are slim
Feb 13, 2017
Asks Trump's nominee for secretary of Labor how he'll evaluate the retirement advice regulation
Feb 12, 2017
The mandate to review the rule and the accompanying delay leave the industry scrambling to adjust.
Feb 10, 2017
The implementation delay stops a regulation that has been almost seven years in the making
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.
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
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