Practicing Law Institute will be hosting a two-day program from October 23-24, 2023, providing a comprehensive overview of the evolving regulatory framework for OTC derivatives and derivatives market participants, and explain how the regulatory framework affects these products, the structure of the market for these products and market participants. The program will also cover documentation issues, and recent developments in tax, accounting and litigation related to OTC derivatives, as well as professional responsibility issues associated with derivatives.
After completing this program, participants will be able to:
- Recall views from industry thought leaders on the state of the derivatives markets: problems, opportunities, likely regulatory priorities
- Better understand the comprehensive analysis of the current regulatory framework for OTC derivatives
- Structure and implement OTC derivatives transactions
- List developments in the swap activities of banks and Volcker developments
- Describe the NFA and CFTC intermediary coverage and coordination and their current priorities
- Recall tax and accounting developments applicable to derivatives
- Discuss professional responsibility and its relationship to derivatives
- Restate enforcement trends and litigation developments
Mayer Brown partner Mark Leeds will speak on the “Derivatives Taxation” panel session. Mayer Brown partner Curtis Doty will speak on the “Enforcement Trends, Litigation, Insolvency and Resolution Authority: Safe Harbors; Orderly Liquidation” panel session.
For more information, please visit the PLI website.