of the program is to highlight the legal and policy issues that were presented
during the events of September 2008 from the legal perspective of the attorneys
working to find creative solutions to these issues.
program includes a continental breakfast, lunch, and a reception.
bank failures, bankruptcies, bailouts and conservatorships. Discussion of techniques and tools used to
resolve major financial institutions, such as Lehman, AIG, GSEs, and WaMu.
Solutions -- Presentations of innovative uses of old programs and development
of new programs to address the crisis by Treasury, the FDIC, and the FRB.
Solutions -- Presentations of challenges in passing legislation to deal with
the crisis – the Emergency Economic Stabilization Act and its Troubled Asset
Role of the
Private Bar -- Presentations of important actions and roles by non-government
attorneys in addressing the crisis, including Countrywide, Merrill Lynch,
Goldman Sachs’, and Morgan Stanley’s bank holding company conversions, National
City, and Wachovia.
Register at https://events.law.unc.edu/calendar/event.aspx?cid=2691
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