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In the News

"Finra launches ad campaign for BrokerCheck"
Investment News, June 1, 2015
Quoted: Professor Benjamin Edwards

Michael Hinel, JD/MBA '15, recently filed a comment letter with the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority on behalf of the MSU Law Investor Advocacy Clinic

Investor Advocacy Clinician Paige Szymanski recently filed a comment letter with the Securities & Exchange Commission.

"How to Win at Mediation"
The Wall Street Journal
, March 9, 2015
Quoted: Professor Benjamin P. Edwards (requires subscription to view)

"The Fragmented Regulation of Investment Advice: A Call for Harmonization"
The CLS Blue Sky Blog, March 4, 2015
Co-author: Professor Benjamin P. Edward

FINRA'S Diversity Dilemma
Investment News
, November 16, 2014
Author: Professor Ben Edwards

Professor Edwards on securities class actions and preemption on the Columbia Law School Blue Sky Blog.
The CLS Blue Sky Blog

Working Article Discussed: Securities Fraud, Federalism, and the Rise of the Disaggregated Class: The Case for Pruning the State Law Exit Option

FINRA Seeks to Tighten Investor Dispute Rules
Investment News, June 18, 2014 (registration required)
Quoted: Professor Ben Edwards

Exam scores and failures belong on BrokerCheck
Investment News, June 3, 2014
Author: Professor Ben Edwards

Investor Advocacy Clinic Supports FINRA CARDS Proposal Clinic Gives Law Students Real Experience
State News, July 11, 2013
Quoted: Professor Ben Edwards

Profile in Brief...
Legal News, June 26, 2013
Featured: Professor Ben Edwards