She Runs S.E.C. Her husband's a Lawyer. Recusals Ensue.

    

Ethic Rules mandate that SEC Chair, Mary Jo White recuse herself from investigations of clients of her husbands law firm. In all, that amounts to roughly ten cases Ms. White has withdrawn from roughly ten cases due to Mr. White's firm's involvement, causing some challenges for the SEC and supposedly raising some concern from colleagues.

More here: http://www.nytimes.com/2015/02/24/business/dealbook/sec-hamstrung-by-its-leaders-legal-ties.html?_r=0

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