To register for an event/program, please sign in on the right side of this page. If you are a member and/or already have an account, simply log in using your username and password. If you are not a member and/or do not have a user name or password, click on Create a New Account to easily create an account. If you have any questions, please contact the Membership Department at 212.382.6665 or membershipservices@nycbar.org. If your question is regarding a CLE program, please call 212.382.6663.

Share this page

Litigation Regarding Credit Default Swaps (CDS)

Tuesday, February 25, 2014 9:00 -10:30 AM

New York, California & New Jersey Credit: 1.5 professional practice.
This live program provides transitional/non-transitional credit to all attorneys.
Illinois & Pennsylvania credit: 1.5 general

City Bar Members: FREE
Non Member: $175.00
To register for this program, please sign in through the CLE Calendar

Download Program Agenda & Faculty. Download Registration Form

New York City Bar
42 West 44th Street
New York, NY 10036

 

Credit default swaps (CDS), derivatives designed to manage the risk that fixed-income obligations may go unpaid, have become a multi-billion-dollar market within a decade of their genesis. Surging defaults on the underlying investments amid the recent financial crisis have led to increased litigation between the parties involved in these complex transactions. This panel will discuss how CDS contracts work, how they are traded, their risks and benefits, and related litigation.

Please Sign In to Register