Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP
Cadwalader Client & Friends Memo: On to the Supreme Court? The D.C. Circuit Denies FERC’s Request for Rehearing En Banc of its Decision to Vacate FERC’s Demand Response Rule

On September 17, 2014, the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit denied the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s request for rehearing en banc of the D.C. Circuit’s decision to vacate FERC’s wholesale...

Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP
Cadwalader Client & Friends Memo: Clear Rift Highlighted by Commissioners’ Lack of Action on New England’s Most Recent Forward Capacity Auction Results

On September 16, 2014, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s four Commissioners issued statements explaining a 2-2 deadlock between Chairman LaFleur and Commissioner Moeller on the one hand and Commissioner Clark and new Commissioner Bay on...

Dykema
CFPB Warns Credit Card Companies About Deceptive Marketing - Again

by Jeffrey A. Iloulian The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) has issued a new warning to credit card companies in order to curb recent deceptive marketing practices. This is not the first time that the CFPB has warned credit card companies...

Judith Gross
Hedge Funds Must Ramp Up Infrastructure to Accommodate Liquid Alts

Pressures have been mounting on hedge fund managers to hedge their own businesses and diversify away from the hedge fund model itself. Lackluster performance, difficult markets, fees that are perceived as too high, scandals and conflicts of interests...

Daniel M. Kowalski
Docketing Practices Relating to Unaccompanied Children Cases: OCIJ Letter

"This summer, we added new priorities to our pre-existing priority for detained cases. These new priorities include cases involving unaccompanied children (UCs), adults with children who are detained (AWC/D) and adults with children who are released...

Daniel M. Kowalski
A Look Into Karnes: Ruby Powers (AILA Leadership Blog)

AILA member Ruby Powers volunteered at the Karnes detention facility recently; her experience inspired her to write an article which will be available in full soon on AILA’s volunteer resource page. Excerpts from the piece are below: “I...