The suit accuses the defendants of the violation of The Sherman Act, violations of the Commodities Exchange Act
among other charges, and seeks compensatory and recessionary damages for the plaintiffs.
The proposed regulations would provide that contracts that must be reported as swaps under the Commodities Exchange Act
, as amended by the Dodd-Frank Act, are not Sec.
The first is federal authority to set margins for stock-index futures contracts, and the second is the "exclusivity provision" of the Commodities Exchange Act
Hagens Berman is investigating whether the limits on metal released violate antitrust laws, and whether the warehouse owners' activities constituted manipulation of the price of aluminum in violation of the Commodities Exchange Act
Under the Commodities Exchange Act
(CEA), any commodity contract with an element of futurity cannot be entered into except on a CFTC-regulated exchange.
Code, amends the Commodities Exchange Act
and the Securities Exchange Act to incorporate the changes proposed by the Administration in June.
AIM), a Pittsburgh investment advisory firm, alleging violations of the Securities Exchange Act, Commodities Exchange Act
, breach of contract, fraud, negligence and violation of the California Business and Professions Code.