Tag Archives: OCC

The “Business of Banking” in New York – An Historical Impediment To the OCC’s Proposed National “Fintech Charter,” by Daniel S. Alter

by Guest Blogger — Thursday, June 29, 2017

The U.S. Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (“OCC”) is the federal agency responsible for chartering national banks.  See 12 U.S.C. § 1.  This past March, after a year-long public dialogue with various sectors of the financial services industry regarding “Responsible Innovation in the Federal Banking System,” the OCC “determined that it is in […]

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Legality, Legitimacy, and the Responses to the 2008 Financial Crisis, by Philip Wallach

by Guest Blogger — Friday, May 29, 2015

Many thanks to Peter Conti-Brown for his kind words about my book and his invitation to guest-blog here. I’ve been greatly enjoying Notice & Comment since its launch, and it’s an honor to be in the company of so many distinguished legal scholars. As a way of launching my discussion, let me offer a very […]