Commercial Banks

The October 25, 2011 webinar titled “The Volcker Rule’s Impact on Private Funds: Recent Rulemakings and Market Trends” is now available on demand.

The program featured Weil’s Harvey Eisenberg, Derrick Cephas, and Heath Tarbert and addressed recent and forthcoming rules pursuant to the Dodd-Frank Act’s Volcker Rule (Section 619) whereby large, systemically important banks will have to divest certain fund operations.

Systemic Risk: The Age of SIFIs and GSIBs

The Clearing House’s First Annual Business Meeting & Conference

November 9-10, 2011, New York Palace Hotel, New York, NY | Register Now

Weil’s Heath Tarbert is scheduled to appear as a panelist at The Clearing House’s First Annual Business Meeting & Conference, to be held on November 9-10 at the New York Palace Hotel in New York, NY. The conference will examine the commercial banking regulatory and payments landscape in the post-Dodd-Frank era, as well as other related legal and tax issues. Mr. Tarbert’s panel will discuss current Dodd-Frank rulemakings pertaining to the Orderly Liquidation Authority, Title II, Early Remediation, and resolution planning, or “living wills.”

Preparing for a New Environment for Compliance & Enforcement

New York Bankers Association Financial Services Forum

November 9-11, 2011, New York, NY, Waldorf-Astoria Hotel | Register Now

Derrick Cephas will be a speaker on the panel “Preparing for a New Environment for Compliance & Enforcement,” on Wednesday, November 9, 2011 at the New York Bankers Association Financial Services Forum. The event will take place at the Waldorf-Astoria Hotel in New York, NY.

As noted today in Weil’s Bankruptcy Blog, the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System and the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation published notice yesterday in the Federal Register that they are adopting the final rule to implement the Dodd-Frank Act’s requirement concerning resolution plans, which are commonly referred to as “living wills”.

New ‘Living Will’ Requirements for Banks and Resolution Powers for Regulators

Institute of International Bankers

November 30, 2011, Harold Proshansky Auditorium, CUNY Graduate Center, New York, NY | Register Now

Weil’s Derrick Cephas will appear at the IIB conference Implementation of the Dodd-Frank Act – Key Issues for International Banks. Mr. Cephas’ panel is titled “New ‘Living Will’ Requirements for Banks and Resolution Powers for Regulators” and will commence at 1:45 p.m.