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Kraft moves to dismiss novel CFTC manipulation claim
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • June 2 2015

The CFTC accused Kraft Food Groups, Inc. and former parent Mondelez Global LLC with manipulation pursuant to Section 6(c)(1) of the Commodities


CFTC issues final interpretation on forward contracts with embedded volumetric optionality
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • May 26 2015

Recently, the CFTC published a final interpretation clarifying its seven-element test regarding forward contracts with embedded volumetric


CFTC proposes changes to trade option rules for end users
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • May 7 2015

The CFTC has proposed several important changes that would alleviate the reporting and recordkeeping obligations of end users with respect to trade


CFTC says securitization SPVs eligible for end-user exception
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • May 4 2015

The CFTC issued a no-action letter to Ford Motor Credit to clarify that a securitization special purpose vehicle, or SPV, that is wholly-owned by


Dodd-Frank anti-spoofing statute not void for vagueness for high frequency trader
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • April 18 2015

In United States v. Coscia, the District Court for the Northern District of Illinois Eastern Division declined to dismiss an indictment for


CFTC taking action on inaccurate reporting
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • April 8 2015

The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) is increasingly taking action on inaccurate reporting by market participants. In the past year, the


CFTC pushes Dodd-Frank boundaries with manipulation case
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • April 4 2015

In the first case of its kind, the CFTC has accused Kraft Food Groups, Inc. and former parent Mondelez Global LLC with manipulation pursuant to


CFTC provides Chief Compliance Officers additional time to submit annual reports
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • March 29 2015

The CFTC's Division of Swap Dealer and Intermediary Oversight issued a no-action letter to futures commission merchants, swap dealers and major swap


CFTC to shift enforcement actions to administrative courts
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • March 21 2015

The CFTC plans to revive the use of administrative courts to bring enforcement actions for violations of the Commodity Exchange Act and CFTC


CFTC’s Massad on end-users
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • February 26 2015

CFTC Chair Timothy G. Massad delivered a speech on the importance of providing flexibility in the CFTC's regulations to accommodate hedging by