Thursday, January 3, 2008
FOREX Symposium, Regulations in Currency Exchange and Its Impact on International Business, sponsored by Hofstra University's Journal of International Business and Law (Download forex_symposium.doc), will be held on February 8, 2008. This symposium is centered on addressing current and key issues in the market through panel discussions consisting of prominent panelists including academics, business professionals, lawyers and regulators. It will address current as well as upcoming issues, such as: the ramifications of Commodity Futures Trading Com'n v. Zelener, 373 F.3d 861 (7th Cir. 2004) on the FOREX market, the impact of recent OTC retail FOREX regulations, the World's economy and the declining collar, and the effect and legal implications of the declining dollar in pricing and hedging strategies.