Monthly Archives: February 2012

Don’t Miss the Dodd-Frank Implementation Program, March 1

Dodd-Frank Implementation: Navigating Rough Waters Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP will host a discussion on the latest developments in the implementation of the Dodd-Frank Act. Hosted by the Firm’s Financial Services and Energy & Commodities Groups, speakers include Scott Cammarn, … Continue reading

Posted in CFTC, Commodity Trading, Dodd-Frank, Events, Regulation, SEC

Final Rule – Commodity Pool Operators and Commodity Trading Advisors: Compliance Obligations

The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission has published the following final rule to implement certain provisions of Title VII and Title VIII of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act: 17 CFR Parts 4, 145, and 147 Commodity … Continue reading

Posted in CFTC, Dodd-Frank, Regulation

Final Rule – Business Conduct Standards for Swap Dealers and Major Swap Participants With Counterparties

The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission has published the following final rule to implement certain provisions of Title VII and Title VIII of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act: 17 CFR Parts 4 and 23 Business Conduct … Continue reading

Posted in CFTC, Commodity Trading, Dodd-Frank, Regulation

Join Gregory Lawrence and Terence Healey for the Martindale-Hubbell Counsel to Counsel Forum on Managing Energy from FERC to the EPA, February 10

On February 10, Cadwalader will co-host the Martindale-Hubbell® Counsel to CounselSM Forum on Energy/Renewable Energy: Managing Energy from FERC to the EPA. Join Gregory Lawrence and Terence Healey as they discuss best practices in FERC enforcement investigations and regulatory considerations … Continue reading

Posted in Enforcement and Investigations, Events, FERC, Oil & Gas, Power, Regulation

Final Rule – Protection of Cleared Swaps Customer Contracts and Collateral; Conforming Amendments to the Commodity Broker Bankruptcy Provisions

The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission has published the following final rule to implement certain provisions of Title VII and Title VIII of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act: 17 CFR Parts 22 and 190 Protection of … Continue reading

Posted in CFTC, Dodd-Frank, Regulation

FERC Staff Seeks Comments on Its Proposal for a Process to Advise the EPA

By Ken Irvin, Joseph Williams and Sohair Ahmadi On January 30, 2012, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (“FERC” or “Commission”) staff issued a White Paper explaining staff’s proposal on advising the Environmental Protection Agency (“EPA”) in responding to requests for … Continue reading

Posted in Emissions, FERC, Power, Regulation