Energy and Environmental Trading: U.S. Law and Taxation.
Cameron may Ltd. (London) has published "Energy and
Environmental Trading: U.S. Law and Taxation, a new book that discusses
recent significant market, regulatory and legal development related to
the ongoing expansion of energy and environmental trading in the
world's financial markets. The book covers new energy and
environmental markets and their developing framework of corporate,
regulatory, tax and financial law and includes information on topics
ranging from the fall-out from Enron's bankruptcy and the near
demise of energy merchant trading, the expansion of energy and
environmental trading, and contractual frameworks that address such
issues as climate change. It also covers: deregulation efforts and
consequences; trading contracts; weather derivatives and weather
insurance; force majeure case law; renewable energy credits; hedge fund trading in the energy markets; securities litigation; income tax issues;
and, selling production tax credits. The new book costs $250.