For eight months after the enactment of the Dodd-Frank Act, it has been conventional wisdom that federal preemption of state banking laws was rolled back at least somewhat, dealing the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency and national banks a significant blow.

But a growing number of preemption experts are arguing that is dead wrong, saying the regulatory reform law left preemption largely untouched despite the addition of ambiguous language that consumer advocates and others see as weakening it.

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