SR-FINRA-2010-027

Proposed Rule Change Relating to the Restated Certificate of Incorporation of Financial Industry Regulatory Authority, Inc.

Financial Industry Regulatory Authority, Inc. (“FINRA”) is filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC” or “Commission”) a proposed rule change to amend the Restated Certificate of Incorporation of FINRA (the “Certificate of Incorporation”) to specify the quorum requirements for a meeting of FINRA members, in anticipation of amendments to the General Corporation Law of the State of Delaware (the “General Corporation Law”). The proposed rule change would serve to maintain the status quo with respect to the quorum requirements for meetings of members.