Futures Industry Association Law & Compliance 2015

June 22-24, 2015 | Washington, DC


  • Washington Marriott Wardman Park
    2660 Woodley Road NW
    Washington, DC  20008 

WilmerHale Partner Dan Berkovitz is a featured speaker at this event, joining the panel discussion "Energy and Other Commodities." The panel will review recent developments affecting participants in physical and financial commodities markets. Topics will include CFTC and exchange developments relating to position limits, the regulation of block trades and EFRPs, the characterization of spot, forward and trade option contracts, and exclusions for commercial end users from existing and proposed rules. The panel will also address Congressional hearings and Federal Reserve Board Rulemakings relating to bank holding company involvement with physical commodities and implementation of the Volcker Rule for commodities activities.