Futures & Derivatives Law: What’s New and What’s Next? (6/16/2021)

Attorneys in the futures and derivatives industry must stay abreast of new developments in a dynamic, ever-evolving regulatory landscape.  Join us for keynote J. Christopher Giancarlo, former Chairman of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission. We will also take a deep dive into self-regulatory enforcement, hot topics, and whether to expect increased criminal prosecution of commodities cases. Finally, we will conclude the seminar with a panel on international developments. In this seminar, regulators and leading industry professionals will provide practical guidance and insight relating to current issues impacting the futures and derivatives industry.

REGULATORY KEYNOTE: VIRTUAL FIRESIDE CHAT
J. Christopher Giancarlo, Partner, Willkie, Farr & Gallagher, LLP; former Chairman of the CFTC 
John Lothian (Interviewer/Moderator), John J. Lothian & Company, Inc. 

STANDING YOUR GROUND: LITIGATION STRATEGIES FOR COMMODITIES AND DERIVATIVES ENFORCEMENT DEFENSE 
Jonathan D. Cogan, Partner, Kobre & Kim LLP
Benjamin J.A. Sauter, Partner, Kobre & Kim LLP

INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENTS: CFTC Updates; International CPO Developments; Chinese Military Executive Order; FATF Travel Rule
Andrea Musalem, Special Counsel, Office of International Affairs, CFTC
Nicole Kalajian, Counsel, Stradley Ronon Stevens & Young, LLP
Ken Nunnenkamp, Partner, Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP
Ignacio Sandoval, Partner, Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP

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