Timothy Lin authors “U.S. and English Courts Differ Over Broker-Dealer Bankruptcy on Out-Of-The-Money Swap,” published by Hedge Fund Review

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September 17, 2012

Richards Kibbe & Orbe LLP partner Timothy Lin authored an article titled “U.S. and English Courts Differ Over Broker-Dealer Bankruptcy on Out-Of-The-Money Swap,” which appeared in Hedge Fund Review. In the article, Mr. Lin examined the consequences for the OTC derivatives market in the case of insolvency of a swap counterparty. The article discussed conflicting opinions issued by courts in the U.S. and England, the underlying differences in U.S. and English insolvency law and public policy, and proposed amendments by ISDA.