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Sovereign debt update - SeptemberOctober 2014
  • Jones Day
  • USA, Argentina, Puerto Rico
  • October 1 2014

On June 30, 2014, Latin America’s third-largest economy failed to make a scheduled $539 million payment to bondholders after U.S. District Court


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


Major banks take action to facilitate cross-border resolution efforts by agreeing to sign ISDA Resolution Stay Protocol
  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • Global, USA
  • October 14 2014

This past Saturday, October 11, 2014, marked an important day in the too-big-too-fail regulatory and industry initiative. The International Swaps and


Swaps
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • December 1 2010

We are seeing more and more challenges by borrowers to swaps


Supreme Court upholds secured creditor’s right to credit bid in a bankruptcy case
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • June 4 2012

The United States Supreme Court emphatically upheld a secured creditor’s right to credit bid in bankruptcy cases


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


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


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


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