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Bail-In and Contractual Recognition: The Impact on US and Other Non-EU Counterparties and the Potential Impact of Brexit
  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom, USA
  • August 29 2016

Following the 2008 banking crisis, governments around the world found themselves having to bail out large financial institutions by injecting capital


Financial services legislative and regulatory update - December 19, 2011
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • December 19 2011

In what now accounts for standard operating procedure, the past week saw a flurry of last minute activity, as the threat of having to stay in Washington, DC for the week before Christmas appeared to provide the leverage necessary for Congress to finish up much of its end of the year business


Financial services legislative and regulatory update - 14 May 2012
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • May 14 2012

What was heading to be a rather routine week of hearings and the continued implementation of Dodd-Frank was shaken by the end of the week news that JP Morgan had a $2 billion dollar trading lost


Swaps
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • December 1 2010

We are seeing more and more challenges by borrowers to swaps


Republicans circulate substitute summary of Financial Regulatory Reform Bill; cloture motion on Senate bill fails for third time
  • Alston & Bird LLP
  • USA
  • April 28 2010

Yesterday, Senate Republicans circulated a brief summary of the Financial Regulatory Improvement and Taxpayer Protection Act, a Republican substitute to the Restoring American Financial Stability Act of 2010 (S.3217) previously passed by the Senate Banking Committee along party lines, and which has failed to reach the Senate floor for debate following three failed cloture motions by Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV), including today's 56-42 rejection of the motion


Riskier times for secured lenders, derivative traders, and distressed debt investors? A synthesis of six significant bankruptcy-related developments
  • Morrison & Foerster LLP
  • USA
  • July 14 2010

Bankruptcy-related developments during the first half of this year have sent shock waves through the secured lending, derivative, and distressed debt trading communities


Americanwest Bancorporation: how a Section 363 sale in bankruptcy provides a viable recapitalization option for troubled banks
  • Morrison & Foerster LLP
  • USA
  • February 1 2011

In the current economic environment, many banks have lost significant capital and are under immense pressure, regulatory and otherwise, to recapitalize


The In re Tousa, Inc fraudulent transfer decision: impacts on debt trading, derivatives trading, and commercial lending
  • Morrison & Foerster LLP
  • USA
  • October 28 2009

A recent decision in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Florida, In re Tousa, has received widespread attention for its near-wholesale rejection of insolvency “savings clauses,” and the resulting order requiring lenders to disgorge hundreds of millions of dollars


International Regulatory Update 03 - 06 May 2016
  • Clifford Chance LLP
  • European Union, Hong Kong, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Spain, United Kingdom, USA
  • May 10 2016

The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) has published two opinions proposing amendments to draft Regulatory Technical Standards (RTS) 2


Fed Proposes Restrictions on Counterparties to Biggest Banks From Cancelling Certain Non-Cleared Financial Contracts After a Bank Enters Bankruptcy
  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • Global, USA
  • May 8 2016

The Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System proposed a rule that would require US global systemically important banking institutions to