Cadwalader Friends & Clients Alert: Commodity Markets’ Enforcement Landscape to Shift With Federal Trade Commission's Launch of First Crude Oil Investigation Under 2007 Law

Yesterday, Senator Jay Rockefeller announced that the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has agreed to start an investigation into oil and gasoline markets and the impact on retail prices. In a letter to Senator Rockefeller announcing the investigation, the FTC indicated that it was attempting to determine...