Houman B. Shadab

New York Law School

Professor of Law

185 W. Broadway

New York, NY 10013

United States

http://www.nyls.edu/faculty/faculty_profiles/houman_shadab

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Scholarly Papers (16)

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Bitcoin Financial Regulation: Securities, Derivatives, Prediction Markets, and Gambling

Columbia Science and Technology Law Review (2014)
Number of pages: 78 Posted: 11 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 21 Jan 2015
Jerry Brito, Houman B. Shadab and Andrea Castillo
George Mason University - Mercatus Center, New York Law School and George Mason University - Mercatus Center
Downloads 2,332 (1,821)

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bitcoin, securities, derivatives, prediction markets, gambling, internet, virtual currencies, CFTC, SEC

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The Law and Economics of Hedge Funds: Financial Innovation and Investor Protection

Berkeley Business Law Journal, Vol. 6, pp. 240-297, 2009
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 14 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 29 Jul 2014
Houman B. Shadab
New York Law School
Downloads 2,054 (4,842)
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hedge funds, financial innovation, investor protection, downside risk, subprime mortgage, corporate governance

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Guilty by Association? Regulating Credit Default Swaps

Entrepreneurial Business Law Journal, Vol. 4, No. 2, 2010, pp. 407-466
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 27 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 27 Apr 2010
Houman B. Shadab
New York Law School
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credit default swaps, CDS, CDOs, financial regulation, over the counter derivatives, AIG, financial crisis

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The Challenge of Hedge Fund Regulation

Regulation, Vol. 30, No. 1, pp. 36-41, Spring 2007
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 06 Apr 2007
Houman B. Shadab
New York Law School
Downloads 1,246 (11,660)

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The Challenge of Hedge Fund Regulation, regulations, registration and disclosure requirements, Securities Act, Securities and Exchange Act, Investment Advisers Act, Investment Company Act, ERISA, systemic risk, fund failure, LTCM, trends, leverage, risk management, transparency,SEC

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Innovation and Corporate Governance: The Impact of Sarbanes-Oxley

University of Pennsylvania Journal of Business and Employment Law, Vol. 10, No. 4, 2008
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 07 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 20 Dec 2013
Houman B. Shadab
New York Law School
Downloads 968 (18,818)
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innovation, corporate governance, Sarbanes-Oxley Act, entrepreneurship, knowledge, internal control, financial reporting, accounting, board of directors, independence, myopia, agency costs, strategic renewal, proximity, objectivity

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Hedge Fund Governance

Stanford Journal of Law, Business, and Finance, Vol. 19, No. 1, 2013, NYLS Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 17 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 18 Jun 2014
Houman B. Shadab
New York Law School
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hedge funds, corporate governance, financial institutions

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Coming Together After the Crisis: Global Convergence of Private Equity and Hedge Funds

Northwestern Journal of International Law & Business, Vol. 29, pp. 603-616, 2009
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 11 Feb 2009 Last Revised: 07 Feb 2010
Houman B. Shadab
New York Law School
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private equity, hedge funds, convergence

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Hedge Funds and the Financial Crisis

Mercatus on Policy, No. 24, Jan. 2009, NYLS Legal Studies Research Paper No. 09/10 #31
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 06 Mar 2010
Houman B. Shadab
New York Law School
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hedge funds, financial crisis, systemic risk

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Credit Risk Transfer Governance: The Good, the Bad, and the Savvy

Seton Hall Law Review, Vol. 42, No. 3, 2012, pp. 1009-80
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 31 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 10 Jul 2012
Houman B. Shadab
New York Law School
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CDS, CDO, Dodd Frank, Goldman Sachs, AIG, credit risk transfer, derivatives, securitization, regulation, governance, creditor, hedge funds, credit default swaps, collateralized debt obligations, collateralized loan obligations, commercial mortgage-backed securities, CLOs, CMBS, super senior

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Counterparty Regulation and Its Limits: The Evolution of the Credit Default Swaps Market

New York Law School Law Review, Vol. 54, No. 2, 2009/10
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 28 Feb 2010 Last Revised: 24 Mar 2010
Houman B. Shadab
New York Law School
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credit default swaps, over the counter derivatives, AIG, OTC, credit derivatives, financial regulation, counterparty risk

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Fending for Themselves: Creating a U.S. Hedge Fund Market for Retail Investors

New York University Journal of Legislation and Public Policy, Vol. 11, No. 2, Winter 2008
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 17 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 13 Aug 2008
Houman B. Shadab
New York Law School
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hedge funds, retail investor, Securities Act, Investment Company Act, financial sophistication, private trading platform, fund of hedge fund, diversification, investment complexity

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Regulating Bitcoin and Block Chain Derivatives

NYLS Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 13 Oct 2014
Houman B. Shadab
New York Law School
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bitcoin, cryptocurrency, futures, swaps, derivatives, Commodity Futures Trading Commission

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hedge funds, financial crisis, collateralized debt obligation

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An Artifact of Law: U.S. Prohibition of Retail Hedge Funds

Journal of Financial Transformation, Cass-Capco Institute Paper Series on Risk, Vol. 24
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 16 Nov 2008 Last Revised: 29 Jan 2009
Houman B. Shadab
New York Law School
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hedge funds, retail investors

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Talking the Talk, or Walking the Walk? Outcome-Based Regulation of Transnational Investment

New York University Journal of International Law and Politics, Vol. 6, pp. 265-340 (2009)
Number of pages: 76 Posted: 25 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 27 Jul 2009
Jerry Ellig and Houman B. Shadab
George Mason University - Mercatus Center and New York Law School
Downloads 124 (187,128)

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mutual recognition, investor protection, securities and exchange commission, regulatory competition, substituted compliance, international diversification

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Performance-Sensitive Debt: From Asset-Based Loans to Startup Financing

University of Pennsylvania Journal of Business Law (2014)
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 15 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 09 Sep 2014
Houman B. Shadab
New York Law School
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startups, asset-based loans, lending, debt, performance-sensitive debt, corporate finance, leveraged loans