SAN ANTONIO — A bond attorney urged colleagues here on Wednesday to do more for “market betterment” by supporting legislative efforts to give the Securities and Exchange Commission authority to develop “a uniform baseline disclosure rule.”

The remarks by Andrew Kintzinger, a partner at Hunton & Williams LLP in Washington,  came as the National Association of Bond Lawyers convened for a workshop amid market turmoil not seen since the mid-to late-1980s and mid-1990s, when Congress passed the Tax Reform Act of 1986 and the SEC developed and implemented Rule 15c2-12.

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