Sutherland Adds Two Energy/Derivatives Partners in Washington, D.C.

CMC partners with Dave McIndoe and Michael Sweeney, of the Energy Working Group, on Dodd-Frank issues.  We are excited to continue our work with them as they join the Sutherland office.

Sutherland Adds Two Energy/Derivatives Partners in Washington, D.C.

Bringing Together Leading Advisers in Post-Dodd-Frank Commodities and Derivatives Regulation

WASHINGTON (Monday, January 23, 2012)Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP today announced that David T. McIndoe and R. Michael Sweeney, Jr., previously co-heads of the Commodities Trading Group at Hunton & Williams LLP, have joined the firm as partners in Sutherland’s Washington, D.C., office.

“David and Michael have played prominent roles in advising the nation’s largest energy and financial companies as these firms have navigated the challenges posed by the financial reforms created under the Dodd-Frank Act. Our new colleagues will bolster and complement Sutherland’s already comprehensive derivatives and energy trading practices,Sutherland Managing Partner Mark D. Wasserman said.   Read more of this post

CMC Talks Details With CFTC

Following up on our previous meetings, representatives from CMC and the Energy Working Group met with the Commission and provided a detailed proposal on the bona fide hedge definition.