Regulators usually try to stay above the fray when banks and investors fight proxy battles.

Still, there are rare instances when regulators pay close attention, including this year's battle at Solera National Bancorp (SLRK). The Lakewood, Colo., company is involved in a messy fight with its Michael Quagliano, its biggest shareholder.

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