request for public information and comment

Fed Requested Information on Studies Regarding Resolution of Financial Companies under Bankruptcy Code

On April 21, the Fed issued a request for public information and comment on two bankruptcy-related studies required under the Dodd-Frank Act. One study will focus on the resolution of financial companies in Chapter 7 or Chapter 11 bankruptcy, and the other will focus on international coordination of the resolution of systemically important financial companies under the Bankruptcy Code and applicable foreign law. Comments must be submitted within 30 days after publication in the Federal Register. Fed Release. Fed Notice and Request for Information.