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Schwartz Posts Paper on Conflict Minerals

On January 11, 2015, Professor Jeff Schwartz posted a paper titled, The Conflict Minerals Experiment. Download the full paper here » Abstract:  In Section 1502 of Dodd-Frank, Congress instructed the SEC to draft rules that would require public companies to report annually on whether their products contain certain Congolese minerals. This unprecedented legislation and the SEC rulemaking that followed […]

Johnson Speaks at CFTC in Chicago

Christian Johnson, Professor of Law at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, spoke to the Chicago office of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (the “CFTC”) on June 18. The CFTC has primary responsibility for regulation of the derivatives markets, one of Johnson’s primary research interests. Johnson focused on the progress of the mandatory […]

In D.C. Presentation to Nigerian Jurists, Johnson Focuses on Roots of Financial Crises

On April 22 and 23, Professor Christian Johnson presented a two-day Program titled “Troubled Asset Resolution – National Economic Objectives” to a group of 30 Nigerian judges, regulators and lawyers in Washington D.C.  The participants included the Chief Justice from the Nigerian Appellate Court and from the Nigerian High Court (their trial level court), representatives from […]