Hearing to Review Proposals to Establish Exchanges Trading "Movie Futures"
| Apr 22, 2010 10:30am
WASHINGTON - On April 22, 2010,Congressman Leonard Boswell of Iowa, Chairman of the House Agriculture Committee's Subcommittee on General Farm Commodities and Risk Management, held a hearing to review two proposals received by the Commodity Futures Trading Commission to create exchanges that would trade derivatives based on box office receipts.
Mr. Dan Berkovitz , General Counsel, Commodity Futures Trading Commission, Washington, D.C.
Mr. Richard Jaycobs , President, Cantor Futures Exchange, L.P., New York, New York
Mr. Robert Swagger , Chief Executive Officer, Media Derivatives, Inc., Scottsdale, Arizona
Mr. Robert Pisano , President and Chief Operating Officer/Interim Chief Executive Officer, Motion Picture Association of America, Inc., Washington, D.C.
Mr. Scott Harbinson , International Representative, International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees, on behalf of IATSE and Directors Guild of America, Ellicott City,
Mr. Schuyler M. Moore , Partner, Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP, Los Angeles, California