Joyce Hansen: Analyzing the Volcker Rule

Joyce Hansen: Analyzing the Volcker RuleAmerican Bar Association Section of International Law - Hyatt Regency on Capitol HIllThe Aftermath of the Financial Crisis: Part 1The Regulatory Response: New Regulation of Hedge Funds and Private Equity Funds; Changes in the Regulation of Banks; and Extra-Territorial Reach of National Securities and Banking LawsThe financial meltdown is still being felt around the world every day. It has impacted on the way business is being done by market participants , including hedge funds and private equity funds and banks , and it has prompted several regulatory responses across the world , including new proposals and regulations in the U.S. and the EU. Part 1 of this panel of high-level experts , all with their unique international experience and point of view , will examine regulatory changes and their effectiveness in preventing future financial crises. Part 2 of the panel will discuss recent enforcement and litigation cases in the aftermath of the financial crisis. Part 3 will present a mock trial relating to recent CDO litigation.Sponsoring Committees:International Securities and Capital Markets Committee , Foreign Legal Consultant Committee , International M&A Joint Venture Committee , International Financial Products and Services Committee , International Secured Transactions & Insolvency CommitteeProgram Chairs & Moderators:MEYER " MIKE " EISENBERGColumbia Law School and Willamette University Law SchoolNew York , New YorkDOROTHEE FISCHER-APPELTGibson , Dunn & Crutcher LLPLondon , United KingdomSpeakers:HARVEY GOLDSCHMIDColumbia Law SchoolNew York , New YorkJOYCE HANSENDeputy General Counsel , Federal Reserve Bank of New YorkNew York , New YorkNORA M. JORDANDavis Polk & Wardwell LLPNew York , New YorkGIOVANNI PREZIOSOformer General Counsel of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission and Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLPWashington , DCELISSE B. WALTERCommissioner , U.S. Securities and Exchange CommissionWashington , DC