End Users of Swaps: Deadline Extended for Swap Documentation to Comply with New Federal Requirements

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Federal authorities have extended the deadline imposed on swap dealers and major swap participants to amend swap documentation to comply with certain new legal requirements imposed by the Dodd-Frank Act.

The deadline for these amendments to comply with the Dodd-Frank Act’s requirements is now May 1, 2013.

This deadline was extended from the original deadline of January 1, 2013, under a January Commodity and Futures Trading Commission interim final rule.

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Topics:  CFTC, Compliance, Dodd-Frank, End-Users, ISDA, Swaps

Published In: Finance & Banking Updates, Securities Updates

DISCLAIMER: Because of the generality of this update, the information provided herein may not be applicable in all situations and should not be acted upon without specific legal advice based on particular situations.

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