The Shape of Things to Come: The Financial Regulatory Landscape in the Post Dodd-Frank Era

Washington, DC
January 14, 2011

GW's Center for Law, Economics & Finance (C-LEAF) presented a daylong symposium on January 14, 2011 from 8:15 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. During the program, leading experts discussed timely and topical issues focused on financial reforms and regulations brought about by the Dodd-Frank Act.

The program featured a keynote address by The Hon. Gary Gensler, chairman, U.S. Commodities Futures Trading Commission and the 2011 Manuel F. Cohen Memorial Lecture delivered by former Sen. Chris Dodd.

Panels addressed:

-"The Shape of Things to Come: Deciphering the Dodd-Frank Financial Regulatory Reform Act "

-Beginning a New Policy and Regulatory Era at the Fed: The Central Bank's Role in Reshaping U.S. Banking and the Economic Order

-Financial Innovation: Derivatives and Exchange Trading, Central Clearing & Settlement

-Regrouping From the Economic Meltdown: New Roles for Government Financial Institutions - CFTC, SEC & FDIC