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The Trump Administration: President Trump Issues Executive Actions on Dodd-Frank and the DOL “Fiduciary” Rule
  • Cadwalader Wickersham & Taft LLP
  • USA
  • February 6 2017

On February 3, 2017, President Trump signed two executive actions intended to provide a framework for scaling back the Dodd-Frank Act (“Dodd-Frank


The Trump Administration: Potential Levers of Regulatory Change Affecting the Commodities Markets
  • Cadwalader Wickersham & Taft LLP
  • USA
  • December 21 2016

Much has happened since the election of Donald J. Trump as the 45th President of the United States and the return of both houses of Congress to


The Trump Administration: Change By Appointment
  • Cadwalader Wickersham & Taft LLP
  • USA
  • November 18 2016

The Trump Administration: Instituting Change The election of Donald J. Trump as the 45th President of the United States, along with the Republican


The Federal Reserve’s Proposed Rollback of Physical Commodities Authority for Financial Holding Companies
  • Cadwalader Wickersham & Taft LLP
  • USA
  • September 29 2016

On September 23, 2016, the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (the “FRB”) issued a proposed regulation concerning the ability of a


CFTC Holds Roundtable to Consider Proposed Regulation AT
  • Cadwalader Wickersham & Taft LLP
  • European Union, USA
  • June 13 2016

On June 10, 2016, Staff for the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (“CFTC”) held a public roundtable to discuss its proposed Regulation Automated


Prudential Regulators release final margin rules for swaps
  • Cadwalader Wickersham & Taft LLP
  • USA
  • October 23 2015

On October 22, 2015, the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation held an open meeting at which it voted to adopt: (i) final rules governing margin and


Summary of Prudential Regulators’ re-proposed margin rules
  • Cadwalader Wickersham & Taft LLP
  • USA
  • September 4 2014

On September 3, the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System ("Board"), the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, the Office of the


The sun never sets on Dodd-Frank
  • Cadwalader Wickersham & Taft LLP
  • USA
  • April 17 2012

When Dodd-Frank was adopted, the legislation was advertised as a legal blueprint that, although proudly stamped “Made in America,” would serve as a light of financial safety as to derivatives, bank activities, and like matters for the entire world


Proposals for a European Union financial transactions tax
  • Cadwalader Wickersham & Taft LLP
  • European Union, USA
  • October 26 2011

The proposals made by the EU Commission on 28 September 2011 regarding an EU directive on a common system of financial transaction taxation in the 27 Member States of the EU have been debated widely in the three weeks since they were presented


The Lincoln Amendment: banks, swap dealers, national treatment and the future of the amendment
  • Cadwalader Wickersham & Taft LLP
  • USA
  • December 14 2010

One of the most contentious provisions of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act1 (the "Dodd-Frank Act") is Section 716 - commonly referred to either as the "Lincoln Amendment" after its principal proponent, Senator Blanche Lincoln of Arkansas, or alternatively by its functional name, the "swaps push-out rule."