This discussion with Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) Commissioner Kristin N. Johnson features excerpts of her appearance at the ABA Business Law Section’s Hybrid Annual Meeting in September 2022. In Commissioner Johnson’s keynote fireside chat with the Section’s Private Equity and Venture Capital Committee, she offered thoughts on the legal and regulatory framework for cryptocurrency and digital assets, collaboration with the Securities and Exchange Commission, and more.
Read more about the video’s featured speaker and moderator below:
Commissioner Kristin N. Johnson, Commodity Futures Trading Commission
Moderator: Anat Alon-Beck, Assistant Professor, Case Western Reserve University School of Law; Academic Subcommittee Co-Chair, ABA BLS Private Equity and Venture Capital Committee
Anat Alon-Beck’s research focuses on corporate law and governance. She hopes to develop a novel, comprehensive framework within which a deeper understanding of market contracting, regulatory changes, and policy surrounding unicorn firms can be achieved. Her research on these issues is frequently cited by policymakers, judges, and leading scholars in the corporate law and finance fields. It was cited to US Congress, the Securities and Exchange Commission and the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals.
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