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Cadwalader Clients & Friends Memo: Sen. Stabenow's Alternative Energy Tax Incentive Measure Fails to Pass Senate

By David S. Miller , Gregory K. Lawrence , Daniel J. Mulcahy and Harley L. Raff On March 13, an amendment to the "Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century Act" (which is also known as the "Surface Transportation Act") that would have reestablished and extended several tax...

Cadwalader Clients & Friends Memo: FERC and CFTC Reach Agreement on Information Sharing and Jurisdiction

After a fair amount of back-channel arm-twisting, the two agencies with principal (and sometimes overlapping) jurisdiction over energy commodities have reached agreement on two memoranda of understanding (“ MOUs ”) required by the Dodd-Frank Act. On January 2, 2014, the Federal Energy Regulatory...

Cadwalader: Initial Decision Finds that BP Manipulated 2008 Natural Gas Market in Texas

Introduction On August 13, 2015, a Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (“ FERC ” or “ Commission ”) Administrative Law Judge (“ ALJ ”) issued an initial decision in which she found that BP America Inc. et al. (“ BP ”) manipulated the natural gas market...