October 2 – Discussion on website redesign. Update on Oct. 11 economists convergence on the usage of data and metrics for Occupy-related projects. Discussion on putting together a list of questions for candidates Obama and Romney’s presidential debates. October 9 – General discussion on topics including OSEC’s mission re: government regulation and citizen activism. October […]
Documents For: Occupy the SEC
July 31 – Discussed comment letter to the SEC in connection with the agency’s anticipated implementation of the deceptively-titled Jumpstart Our Business Startups (JOBS) Act. August 7 – Discussed conference call with Better Markets on possibilities for collaboration August 14 – Discussed article in American Banker on regulatory overhaul. August 21 – Discussions on Volcker […]
Resolved the following: – Agreed to come up with core principles (similar to talking points) to emphasize in all letters, blogs etc. – Letter on Sarbanes Oxley compliance will be sent to the SEC and the House Financial Services Committee ahead of the latter’s hearing on the 10th anniversary of SOX – Email bulletin to […]
Decided on 3 items: – Finalizing JOBS Act letter – Pursuing GA or Direct Action collaboration for a LIBOR-related march – Discussing other topics to address
Announcements relating to various events were made. The group agreed to the following agenda: 1. Finalize JOBS Act comment letter within the next week 2. Submit to the GA regarding an action relating to the LIBOR Scandal 3. Work on a SOX comment letter to Sarbanes Oxley starting next week
No meeting this week due to July 4
Finished going through all 7 titles of the JOBS Act. Discussed suggestions to be made to the SEC in comment letter. Discussed other developments in regulation. Reporter from French newspaper was in attendance – members answered his questions about our work.
Conducted book club on first 2 titles of JOBS Act. Discussed other developments in regulation.
Discussed Dimon hearing before Senate and list of questions/commentary submitted to the Senate Committee earlier in the day. Had preliminary discussions on JOBS Act book club, with next week being the start of the reading/review. Members discussed other ideas for outreach including a video highlighting how easy it is to evade rules/commit fraud under JOBS […]
Discussed final plans and logistics for march on SEC, Fed, and JPMC on June 6: outreach with other groups route map and planning order and content of speeches ideas for signs Further discussion on Financial Reform website idea including name and site layout. JOBS Act – summary to be read for next week with book […]