SR-FINRA-2009-015

Proposed Rule Change to Adopt Rule 13806 of the Code of Arbitration Procedure for Industry Disputes to Establish Procedures to Expedite the Administration of Promissory Note Cases

The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority, Inc. (“FINRA”) (f/k/a National Association of Securities Dealers, Inc. (“NASD”)) is filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC” or “Commission”) a proposed rule change to: adopt Rule 13806 of the Code of Arbitration Procedure for Industry Disputes (“Industry Code”) to establish procedures to expedite the administration of promissory note cases; and amend Rules 13214 and 13600 of the Industry Code to make conforming changes.