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Royal Caribbean Chairman Fain Remains Highest Paid Cruise Executive

Royal Caribbean Chairman Richard Fain remains the highest paid executive in the cruise industry.  Mr. Fain is the highest paid cruise executive for the second year in a row. Mr. Fain was paid $13,343,413 last year (2017), an increase of … Continue reading

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Chairman Giancarlo unveils ambitious new swaps reform agenda

By Lene Powell, J.D. In a new white paper, CFTC Chairman J. Christopher Giancarlo laid out broad plans to revise CFTC rules on swaps clearing, execution, and reporting, as well as swap dealer capital requirements and an end user exception … Continue reading

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CBS board could face liability for paying salary to incapacitated former chairman

By Lene Powell, J.D. Despite the extremely high bar for showing corporate waste, the Delaware Court of Chancery held that demand was partly excused in a shareholder action challenging compensation paid to former CBS executive chairman and controlling stockholder Sumner … Continue reading

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Surging torrent of virtual currencies spurs Chairman Giancarlo to call for expanded CFTC oversight

By Brad Rosen, J.D.In remarks before an elite group of derivatives and futures lawyers in Naples, Florida, CFTC Chairman J. Christopher Giancarlo again advocated for rigorous, but common sense, oversight of the ever-expanding cryptocurrency markets and their related derivative offshoots. … Continue reading

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Senators stand behind CFTC Chairman in efforts to uphold equivalency agreement with the EC

By Brad Rosen, J.D.CFTC Chairman J. Christopher Giancarlo has received the full support from U.S. Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry Chairman Pat Roberts (R-Kan) and Ranking Member Debbie Stabenow (D-Mich) for his stated commitment to honor mutually recognized … Continue reading

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