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Energy Enforcement Insider: Winter Storm Fallout & CFTC Climate Risk Targeting


Baker Botts hosted the second webinar of our Energy Enforcement Insider series on July 15, which covered the following topics:

  • Update on enforcement fallout from Winter Storm Uri
  • The CFTC’s new focus on climate risks
  • Practical Corner: Practical tips for investigations in a post-pandemic hybrid work environment

Our panel included Michael Loesch, former Chief of Staff and Chief Operating Officer at the CFTC, Brendan Quigley, former federal prosecutor in the Southern District of New York, and Michael Yuffee, former head of the FERC regulatory practice at a leading international law firm.

To view the webinar recording, please click here.

Energy Enforcement Insider is a monthly 30-minute program that addresses the latest trends and developments in investigations and enforcement matters impacting energy market participants and provides real-world tips for mitigating risks and addressing key compliance and investigation challenges.

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