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New York BitLicense regulations virtually certain to significantly impact transactions in virtual currencies
  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • USA
  • July 8 2015

The New York State Department of Financial Services (NYDFS) recently issued its final BitLicense regulations with respect to Bitcoin and other


Swap Push-Out Rule narrowed
  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • USA
  • December 19 2014

The so-called "Push-Out Rule" relating to swap activity conducted by banks has been significantly narrowed in scope by a provision in the


CFTC proposes rule on margin requirements for uncleared swaps in cross-border transactions
  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • USA
  • July 10 2015

On June 29, the Commodity Futures Trading Commission proposed a rule that is intended to clarify the extent to which covered swap entities must


CFTC adopts rules for segregation of initial margin for uncleared swaps
  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • USA
  • November 8 2013

On October 31, the Commodity Futures Trading Commission adopted final rules with respect to the segregation of initial margin for uncleared swaps


CFTC adopts final rules for ownership and control reports
  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • USA
  • November 1 2013

On October 30, the Commodity Futures Trading Commission approved final rules that implement position and trading activity based reporting


SEC proposes rules for security-based swap activity of non-US persons in the United States
  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • USA
  • May 8 2015

On April 29, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) proposed some additional rules for security-based swaps (SBS) that reflect a firm belief


CFTC provides relief for intended-to-be-cleared swaps
  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • USA
  • November 22 2013

The Commodity Futures Trading Commission's Division of Swap Dealer and Intermediary Oversight has issued No-Action Letter 13-70 providing relief to


SEC proposes recordkeeping and reporting rules for security-based swaps
  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • USA
  • April 25 2014

On April 17, the Securities and Exchange Commission proposed several new rules relating to security-based swaps. The rules deal with "recordkeeping


ISDA to publish illegalityforce majeure protocol
  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • European Union
  • June 21 2012

The International Swaps and Derivatives Association (ISDA) is publishing a new protocol to assist derivatives counterparties with their Eurozone contingency planning


New law aligns clearing and margin exceptions for swaps
  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • USA
  • January 16 2015

On January 13, President Obama signed legislation that aligns the rules relating to swap clearing and mandatory margin for uncleared swaps so that