Notice to Members 03-23

SEC Approves Amendment to Rule 3070 to Require Filing with NASD of Criminal and Civil Complaints and Arbitration Claims

On March 3, 2003, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) approved SR-NASD-2002-112, a proposal to amend NASD Rule 3070 to require members promptly to file with NASD copies of certain criminal and civil complaints and arbitration claims that name a member or an associated person as defendant or respondent.

Questions concerning this Notice should be directed to Philip Shaikun, Assistant General Counsel, Office of General Counsel, NASD Regulatory Policy and Oversight, at (202) 728-8451.