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Commodities Roundup
  • Schulte Roth & Zabel LLP
  • USA, India
  • May 17 2018

This Alert contains a summary of recent Commodity Futures Trading Commission (“CFTC”) and futures exchanges developments


India: Liquidity Enhancement Schemes in Commodity Derivative Contracts
  • SS Rana & Co
  • India
  • April 10 2018

The Securities and Exchange Board of India (hereinafter referred as ‘SEBI’) vide circular dated March 26, 2018, has prescribed guidelines for


SEC and CFTC Chairmen Testify before Senate on Cryptoasset Regulation
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • March 22 2018

Last month, SEC chairman Jay Clayton and CFTC chairman Christopher Giancarlo testified before the Senate Banking Committee on their agencies’


CFTC Treatment of Cryptocurrencies as Commodities Confirmed by a Federal Court
  • Berger Singerman LLP
  • USA
  • March 15 2018

In its ruling of March 6, 2018 in Commodity Futures Trading Commission v. Patrick K. McDonnell, and Cabbagetech, Corp. dba Coin Drop Markets, the U


District Court recognizes CFTC authority to regulate virtual currency as commodities
  • Buckley Sandler LLP
  • USA
  • March 13 2018

On March 6, the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York granted the CFTC’s request for preliminary injunction against defendants


Federal Judge Upholds CFTC’s Determination that Virtual Currencies Are Commodities
  • Morrison & Foerster LLP
  • USA
  • March 9 2018

In September 2015, the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) stated in a settlement order that “Bitcoin and other virtual currencies are


Federal Judge Rules Virtual Currencies Are Commodities Under the Commodity Exchange Act
  • Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom LLP
  • USA
  • March 8 2018

On March 6, 2018, Judge Jack B. Weinstein of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York ruled that virtual currencies are


Due diligence for energy and commodity asset acquisitions: regulatory considerations
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 20 2018

This is the third article in our series, focusing on mergers and acquisitions in the energy and commodities sector. The first article covered key


Legal metrology - New labelling rules could agitate businesses
  • Lakshmikumaran & Sridharan
  • India
  • February 12 2018

The Legal Metrology (Packaged Commodities) Rules, 2011 which govern the pre-packed commodities, were amended by Notification Number G.S.R. 629 (E


FCA Revises List of MiFID II Position Limits
  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • USA
  • February 12 2018

The UK Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has reviewed the bespoke position limits set for a number of commodity derivatives traded on UK venues