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Defense Team Scores Signal Victory in Delaware Chancery Court Shareholder Derivative Suit

News October 31, 2018
Rimon Partner and trial lawyer Paul H. Beattie was part of a defense team protecting multiple defendants that just won a signal victory in a significant shareholder derivative suit styled, Tilden v. Blucora, Inc., C.A. No. 2017-0837-JRS in the Delaware Chancery Court. Mr. Beattie was lead counsel for Defendant GCA Advisors LLC, an investment bank

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ISDA 2014 Derivatives Definitions Protocol

Insight Robin Powers Robin Powers · September 04, 2014
On August 21, the International Swaps and Derivatives Association (ISDA) published the ISDA 2014 Credit Derivatives Definitions Protocol (the "Protocol"). The deadline for adhering to the Protocol is September 12, 2014 and the Protocol will become effective between adhering parties on September 22, 2014. The Protocol will apply to

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CLE Webinar - Recent Developments in Derivatives Regulation

Insight Robin Powers Robin Powers · September 23, 2013

Video from Robin Powers' CLE webinar on the new regulations governing the use of OTC derivatives in the United States and Europe from September 11, 2013. The different requirements will create new and possibly overlapping compliance obligations for end users who engage in derivatives/ hedging activities in the US and abroad.  For many end users, this requires an understanding of the obligations created by Title VII of the Dodd-Frank Act, the European Market Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR) and the application of each to cross border transactions.  The webinar covers the key compliance obligations for end users under Dodd-Frank and EMIR and the application of Dodd-Frank and EMIR to cross border transactions.

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Exploring Title VII of the Dodd-Frank Act & the Impact on Margin Posed by End Users

Insight Robin Powers Robin Powers · March 18, 2011

The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) and the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) continue to issue regulations implementing the OTC derivatives provisions of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act (Dodd-Frank).  In a Q&A, Robin Powers of the Rimon Law Group discusses Title VII of Dodd-Frank and its impact on margin/collateral posed by End-Users. 

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