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Here"s why Wall Street hates it when Colorado regulators propose new oil and gas rules

The state has a global reputation in oil circles, and it's not for being strict......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 16th, 2020

The Wall Street Journal: Bank regulators to roll back postcrisis rules that could unleash billions from the nation’s biggest financial institutions

Federal regulators are set to roll back a postcrisis rule that could free up tens of billions of dollars for major banks, delivering Wall Street one of its biggest wins of the Trump administration......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 25th, 2020

The Wall Street Journal: FAA wants to track most drones flying in U.S. airspace within next 3 years

Aviation regulators want virtually all drones to be remotely identified and tracked in U.S. airspace within three years, under proposed rules that aim to balance law-enforcement and safety concerns with industry interest in an array of commercial uses......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 26th, 2019

U.S. SEC to propose rules that could limit shareholders’ voice in corporate voting proposals

Wall Street's top regulator is poised on Tuesday to propose a long-awaited rule that would set new limits on shareholders’ ability to call for change at companies on thorny issues like climate change disclosures and executive compensation......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 5th, 2019

Wall Street seeks rule changes to encourage IPOs, staying public

NEW YORK/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Wall Street lobby groups urged U.S. policy makers and regulators to revamp rules to encourage more initial public offerings and to reduce the regulatory cost of staying public, in a white paper issued on Thursday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 26th, 2018

Growing Whispers of Federal Regulation Send Cryptocurrencies Down

How they're categorized it up for debate. Regulators are giving increasing thought to treating cryptocurrencies as securities, according to a new report in the Wall Street Journal. And fears that the same rules that apply t.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMay 1st, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: FCC watchdog says Pai didn’t show Sinclair any favoritism

Federal Communications Commission regulators displayed no favoritism toward Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc. while retooling media-ownership rules, according to a new report from the agency’s inspector general......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 27th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: EPA to ease rules on methane emissions for oil-and-gas companies

The Trump administration is about to propose its latest rollback of Obama-era climate rules, moving to ease requirements for oil-and-gas companies that were designed to limit leaks of the heat-trapping gas methane, administration officials said......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 10th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: EU drops McDonald’s probe, rules its tax deal in Luxembourg is legal

European Union regulators ssay McDonald’s tax arrangement in Luxembourg is legal, dropping an investigation against the U.S. fast-food giant while lauding efforts to close tax loopholes in the probe’s wake......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 19th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: New ‘opportunity zone’ rules offer developers tax breaks

The Trump administration on Friday will propose guidelines that will help investors use a new tax incentive that encourages development in low-income areas......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 19th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Nuclear power regulators scrap proposal for tougher safety rules

U.S. nuclear power regulators are scaling back tougher safety rules proposed in the wake of Japan’s Fukushima nuclear disaster, saying additional measures imposed after the 2011 incident are sufficient......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 24th, 2019

The Ratings Game: Wall Street keeps the faith on Tesla despite Musk, SEC tiff

Investors keep their views on Tesla Inc. a day after latest squabble between Chief Executive Elon Musk and regulators. “Healthy disregard for the rules is what makes Elon, Elon,” one of them says......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 26th, 2019

Facebook has banned an Indian politician from Prime Minister Narendra Modi"s ruling party for violating its rules on hate speech

Facebook's attitude to right-wing figures has been at the center of a political debate in India following an explosive Wall Street Journal report. Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi (L) and Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg at Facebook's headq.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: nytSep 3rd, 2020

The Wall Street Journal: China tightens tech export rules, complicating potential TikTok sale

China announced new restrictions on artificial-intelligence technology exports that could further complicate the sale of TikTok’s U.S. operations, while intensifying the tech battle between the world’s two largest economies......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 30th, 2020

The Wall Street Journal: Trump administration seeks to force Chinese companies listed in U.S. to comply with accounting rules or delist

Chinese companies with shares traded on U.S. stock exchanges would be forced to give up their listings unless they comply with American accounting requirements under a plan recommended Thursday by the Trump administration......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 6th, 2020

Google to extend work-from-home rules through July 2021, report says

Google will keep its employees out of the office and working remotely for another year because of the persistent Covid-19 pandemic, the Wall Street Journal reported Monday. Sundar Pichai, the CEO of both Google and parent company Alphabet Inc. (.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 29th, 2020

The Wall Street Journal: Trump administration asks FCC to rein in social media

The Trump administration moved forward with plans to regulate content on social-media platforms Monday, formally asking federal regulators to start overseeing how these platforms treat user-generated content......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 27th, 2020

The Wall Street Journal: Trump’s EPA to retain ozone standard set by Obama after businesses fought tougher rules

The Trump administration plans to retain a national limit of 70 parts per billion for the pollutant ozone, the standard set by the Obama administration five years ago after business groups fought tougher standards......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 13th, 2020

The Wall Street Journal: Harvard and MIT sue Trump administration over policy that bars some international students from staying in the U.S.

The new rules prevent international students from staying in the U.S. while taking classes entirely online this fall......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 8th, 2020

Judge rules that Hertz can sell $1 billion worth of new stock, dealing a blow to investors who gobbled up shares after its bankruptcy (HTZ)

Reuters Hertz, the car-rental giant which filed for bankruptcy in May due to the coronavirus pandemic, can sell $1 billion in new stock to raise money, a judge ruled Friday, according to The Wall Street Journal. Hungry traders .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 12th, 2020

Wall Street and Fed fly blind as coronavirus upends annual stress tests

U.S. financial regulators, banks and their investors will get their first glimpse into the health of the nation's banking system as it confronts soaring corporate and consumer defaults in the economic crisis sparked by the novel coronavirus......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 1st, 2020