• Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act: Implications for Derivatives
  • July 19, 2010
  • Law Firm: Fried Frank Harris Shriver Jacobson LLP - New York Office
  • The “Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act” (the “Act”), as agreed and reported by the House-Senate conference committee and approved by the House of Representatives, will, if enacted, profoundly change the way derivative products, and the market participants that use them, will be regulated. The derivatives title of the Act, itself to be known as the Wall Street Transparency and Accountability Act of 2010, will, among other things...