"Dodd-Frank and Basel III: How Do They Impact Capital At Your Bank?"
Michael D. Waters and Robert L. Carothers, Jr.
Banking Traditions
December 1, 2010

Michael D. Waters and Rob Carothers, partners in the firm's Banking & Financial Services Practice Group, co-authored an article in the Winter 2010 edition of Banking Traditions, the magazine of the Community Bankers Association of Alabama. The article, entitled "Dodd-Frank & Basel III: How Do They Impact Capital at Your Bank?" focuses on the Dodd-Frank Act which was signed by President Obama on July 21, 2010, and represents the most extensive financial reform since The Great Depression. Mr. Waters and Mr. Carothers discuss how this Act, as well as the release of the proposed Basel III capital standards, affects Alabama banks. To read the article in its entirety, click here.