Shipkevich PLLC sponsors Payment Week’s Launch Event in NYC on August 15. Payment Week is a digital media platform that covers every facet of the payments industry and can be found at Paymentweek.com. The Launch Event page can be seen here.
On June 20, 2013, Elan Mendel gave a presentation at the 2013 TSAM North American Conference in New York hosted by Osney Media. Mr. Mendel’s presentation discussed the impact of Dodd-Frank on merchant operations – You can find out more here.
Felix Shipkevich was quoted by FX Week, about rolling spot contracts in the retail FX market and their definition under the Dodd-Frank Act. This piece – titled “Rolling spot is a swap in retail market, says CFTC’s Chilton”– can be found here.
Felix Shipkevich will present at a two day course in New York held by Risk Magazine, titled “Managing Risks in Foreign Exchange.” Mr. Shipkevich will also speak on an exclusive panel that examines the future and impact of electronic trading platforms on the FX market.
Shipkevich PLLC is pleased to announce its new hire of Mr. Alexander F. Sand, who joined the firm as an Associate last month.
Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Sand assisted the Investor Protection Bureau of the New York State Office of the Attorney General with enforcement actions involving residential mortgage-backed securities, indenture trustees, and insurance price fixing.
Mr. Sand is a graduate of the Hofstra University School of Law, where he was the research editor of the Hofstra Law Review, and where he received an award for excellence in corporate and securities law.
Shipkevich PLLC is pleased to announce to launch of DerivLaw, a carefully curated resource for news and commentary on the complex world of derivatives law. The new site can be found at www.derivlaw.com.
Visitors can look forward to daily updates on the personalities and powerful institutions that shape the global derivatives marketplace.
On September 18, Mr. Felix Shipkevich participated in a panel discussion titled “Swap Execution Facilities: Bringing exchange style open trading into the OTC derivative world, what it changes and why it’s unavoidable”
Shipkevich PLLC is pleased to announce its new hire of Ms. Yvonne Mak, who joined the firm as an Associate this month.
Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Mak, a Boston University School of Law graduate, completed litigation-support work on complex antitrust issues arising from corporate mergers. She also assessed potential Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) liability in various global companies’ internal ethics investigations.
To view Ms. Mak’s full biography, please click here.
On September 6, Elan Mendel participated in a panel discussion entitled Challenges and Opportunities in Reporting: An Analysis from the Experts at the Derivatives Trading in the Era of Dodd-Frank’s Title VII conference, to be held at the Marriot New York Downtown in New York.
If you would like to arrange a meeting with anyone from the Shipkevich team at the Derivatives Trading in the Era of Dodd-Frank’s Title VII Conference, please click here.
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At the New York County Lawyers’ Association’s (NYCLA) Annual Meeting on Thursday, May 24, Mr. Shipkevich was named to the Board of Directors of the New York County Lawyers’ Association. Mr. Shipkevich previously chaired NYCLA’s Futures and Derivatives Committee.