Cross-Border Security-Based Swap Transactions: Regulatory Updates for 2016 and Beyond

Broadcast Date: Tuesday, December 15, 2015 from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm (ET)
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Maureen A. Donley
Carolyn H. Jackson
Jonas Robison


About Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP

The Derivatives Group at Skadden handles the transactional, regulatory, enforcement and litigation aspects of a wide variety of U.S., cross-border and international derivatives matters. Our clients range from some of the largest Fortune 500 corporations, various banks and other financial institutions to mid- and small-cap companies, funds and other end-users. Members of our group have held senior positions at the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) and have been active participants in every major piece of federal legislation affecting the swaps and futures markets through the Dodd-Frank Act. The depth and strength of our practice have allowed us to anticipate and advise on new issues clients face in the financial markets. Our practice and its members have been recognized among the leading law firms and lawyers in the area of derivatives by U.S. News — Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms,” Chambers USA, Chambers Global, the Legal 500 U.S. and IFLR 1000.


About Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP

Katten Muchin Rosenman UK LLP is the London affiliate of Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP. The London team acts for clients operating in the real estate, corporate and financial services sectors. With a broad range of expertise in these areas, Katten’s core practices are real estate investment and development, real estate finance, hospitality and leisure, US and UK regulatory and corporate occupier work. Our London lawyers coordinate regularly with colleagues in other offices, offering access to a platform spanning the United States and Asia in centres of finance including Charlotte, Chicago, Los Angeles, New York, Shanghai and Washington, DC. They offer skilled, integrated legal advice particularly well placed to service the needs of clients undertaking transatlantic business.


About Orrick, Herrington and Sutcliffe LLP

Orrick is a leading global law firm with a particular focus on serving companies in the technology, energy and financial sectors. Orrick is recognized worldwide for delivering the highest-quality, commercially-oriented legal advice and for its culture of innovation and collaboration.  Orrick has been recognized as a leader in the structured finance field by such directories as Chambers & Partners, Legal500 and International Financial Law Review. Orrick is recognized by the Financial Times as among the top law firms in its 'Most Innovative US Law Firms' report in 2014 and by Law360 as one of the “Global 20” leading firms. Members of Orrick's Structured Finance Group are based in the firm’s New York, Washington D.C., San Francisco, Los Angeles, London, Paris, Moscow, Rome and Milan offices. For more information about Orrick, please visit