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Stilwell v. Office of Thrift Supervision, No. 08-1259

In a petition for review of an Office of Thrift Supervision (OTS) regulation allowing subsidiaries of mutual holding companies to limit their minority shareholders to 10% of the subsidiary's total minority stock, the petition is denied, where OTS has discretion to balance the power of majority and minority shareholders in order to achieve its regulatory objectives.

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Appellate Information

Argued April 23, 2009

Decided July 7, 2009

Judges

Opinion by Judge Kavanaugh

Counsel

For Appellant:

Paul M. Smith, Jenner & Block LLP, Washington, DC

For Appellee:

Christopher A. Sterbenz, Trial Attorney, U.S. Department of the Treasury, Washington, DC