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Carl Fornaris to Speak at the Financial Markets Association’s 26th Annual Securities Compliance Seminar

Greenberg Traurig Shareholder  Carl A. Fornaris, co-chair of the Financial Regulatory and Compliance Practice, will speak at the Financial Markets Association’s (FMA’s) 26th Annual Securities Compliance Seminar on April 26 at the B Ocean Hotel in Fort Lauderdale. Fornaris will speak on the panel titled “Key 2017 Legislative and Regulatory Initiatives” and will review current developments … Continue Reading

Greenberg Traurig’s Koichiro Ohashi to Speak About Fintech in Connection to Luxembourg and Japan

Koichiro Ohashi, shareholder in the Tokyo office of international law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP will participate in a program titled, “A taste of FinTech From 2 Angles … and 2 Sides of The World” on March 14 in Luxembourg. The discussion will address the challenges and opportunities of Fintech in Luxembourg and Japan.… Continue Reading

Greenberg Traurig to Participate at the FIBA Anti-Money Laundering Compliance Conference

Greenberg Traurig is proud to sponsor and participate at the FIBA (Florida International Bankers Association) Anti-Money Laundering Compliance Conference March 6 – 8 at the InterContinental Miami. Rudolph W. Giuliani, chair of the firm’s Cybersecurity, Privacy and Crisis Management Practice and former New York City Mayor, will deliver the keynote address on how the 2016 … Continue Reading

Elaine Greenberg to Speak at PLI Hedge and Private Funds Seminar

Elaine C. Greenberg, Greenberg Traurig shareholder, will speak at the Practising Law Institute (PLI) Program “Hedge and Private Fund Enforcement & Regulatory Developments 2016” in New York City on Dec. 1. Greenberg will be participating in the session titled “SEC Inspections and Examinations of Private Equity and Hedge Funds.” The seminar provides insights into current … Continue Reading

Greenberg Traurig Attorneys Viola Bensinger, Henrik Armah, Joey Shabot and Carsten Kociok to Present on Fintech, Nov. 23

Greenberg Traurig and Herzog Fox & Neeman LLP are pleased to co-host a program titled “Emerging Technology Briefing: Fintech Evolution in Germany and Israel” on Nov. 23, from 9:00 to 12:00 p.m. GT attorneys, Viola Bensinger, Henrik Armah, Joey Shabot and Carsten Kociok, will participate in this timely program. Information will be provided on the … Continue Reading

Greenberg Traurig Hosts the Program ‘Emerging Issues in Banking, Consumer Finance, and FinTech Litigation’

On Oct. 25, please join Greenberg Traurig’s Class Action Litigation and Consumer Financial Services Litigation Practice Groups in the presentation titled “Emerging Issues in Banking, Consumer Finance, and FinTech Litigation” in our Silicon Valley Office or via Webinar. While the finance capitals of the world have traditionally been in places like New York, London, and … Continue Reading

Greenberg Traurig’s Koichiro Ohashi, Lori Nugent, and Jonathan Beckham to Participate in the ACCA and FIAJ Seminar on Cloud Computing Services Usage by the Financial Services Industry

Greenberg Traurig is proud to host and participate in the Asia Cloud Computing Association (ACCA) and the Futures Industry Association of Japan (FIAJ) program “Cloud Computing Services Usage by the Financial Services Industry – Business Models and Regulatory Approach” in the GT Tokyo office on Nov. 1, 2016. GT Shareholders Koichiro Ohashi and Lori Nugent … Continue Reading

Greenberg Traurig Co-Sponsored Atlanta-Israel Fintech Innovation Conference

Greenberg Traurig co-sponsored a unique event bringing together leading fintech companies from Atlanta and Israel. Led by Atlanta shareholder, David Schulman, the event was aimed to match Atlanta-based international fintech corporations with cutting-edge Israeli technology companies in the field, including companies that offer card processing, electronic billing, and multi-channel solutions to the banking industry, as … Continue Reading

Three Greenberg Traurig Shareholders to Speak at Mortgage Bankers Association Legal Issues and Regulatory Compliance Conference

Greenberg Traurig Shareholders Michele L. Stocker and Jennifer L. Gray, both co-chairs of the Consumer Financial Services Litigation Practice, as well as Shareholder Murray B. Silverstein, will be speaking at the 2016 Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) Legal Issues and Regulatory Compliance (LIRC) Conference. This four-day event will take place May 1-4, 2016, at the Hyatt … Continue Reading

Nanette Aguirre Spoke at Fordham Law School

Nanette Aguirre, Greenberg Traurig shareholder, participated as a guest speaker at Fordham Law School on March 29th in the session titled “The New Generation of Derivatives and Regulation.” Aguirre provided a practical overview of the products, explained what really happened to cause the economic crisis of 2008, how the regulators are reacting and how the … Continue Reading

Greenberg Traurig Sponsored and Participated in CFSA’s 16th Annual Meeting Conference

Greenberg Traurig was a proud sponsor of CFSA’s 16th Annual Meeting Conference that was held in the Paradise Island Bahamas from March 7-10, 2016. Gil Rudolph, Shareholder in Greenberg Traurig’s Washington, D.C. and Phoenix office, participated as a speaker in the panel session titled “Compliance Management: Vendor Relationships and Data Security.” Conference attendees were provided … Continue Reading

Geoffrey Berman Speaks at SIFMA’s Compliance and Legal Society Annual Seminar

  Geoffrey S. Berman, co-managing shareholder of the New Jersey office of the global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP, spoke at the March 2016 Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association (SIFMA) Compliance & Legal Society Annual Seminar held in Orlando, Florida. Geared toward compliance and legal professionals, the seminar included 65 panels and sessions focusing … Continue Reading

Greenberg Traurig is Proud to Sponsor and Participate in the 16th Annual FIBA AML Compliance Conference

Greenberg Traurig is proud to sponsor the 16th Annual FIBA AML Compliance Conference that will be held in Miami, FL, from March 7-9, 2016. Carl Fornaris, Shareholder in the GT Miami office, will participate as a moderator in the breakout session titled “Section 311 and Unintended Consequences – the Curious Cases of Banca Privada d’Andorra … Continue Reading

Carl Fornaris and Shannon Bothwell Presented on the New FinCen Real Estate GTO

Greenberg Traurig’s Carl Fornaris, Shareholder, and Shannon Bothwell, Of Counsel, participated in the FIBA and STEP presentation titled “The New FinCen Real Estate GTO: What You Need to Know” on Feb. 9 at Greenberg Traurig’s Miami office. The program addressed the geographic targeting orders (GTOs) issued by the Financial Crimes Enforcement Network of the U.S. … Continue Reading

Greenberg Traurig to Sponsor ACI’s 24th National Conference on Consumer Finance Class Actions & Litigation

Greenberg Traurig, LLP is proud to sponsor and participate in the American Conference Institute’s (ACI) upcoming National Conference on Consumer Finance Class Actions & Litigation, to be held Jan. 26-27, 2015, at The Viceroy, Miami, Florida. Greenberg Traurig Shareholder Paul Ferak will speak on the conference panel titled, “Supreme Court Review:  The Blockbuster 2015-2016 Term … Continue Reading

Pete Michaels to Speak in the ACC Financial Services Committee Meetings

Greenberg Traurig’s Pete Michaels, shareholder in the Financial Regulatory and Compliance and Securities Litigation practices, will participate as a regular speaker on the Association of Corporation Counsel’s (ACC’s) Financial Services Committee monthly committee call.    Michaels’ presentations will cover regulatory updates relevant to in-house counsel in the financial services industry, including recent developments in FCPA, CFPB, … Continue Reading

Shareholder Nanette Aguirre Spoke at the National Association of Black Accountants Finance and Law Program at Baruch College

Nanette Aguirre, a shareholder in the New York office of international law firm Greenberg Traurig, participated in a National Association of Black Accountants (NABA) Finance and Law program on Dec. 1 at Baruch College. Among the topic areas that were discussed in depth were matters concerning derivatives, the regulatory environment, and the importance of merging … Continue Reading

Fred Karlinsky Moderated a Panel at the 19th Annual Insurance Forum

Fred E. Karlinsky, a shareholder in the Fort Lauderdale and Tallahassee offices of international law firm Greenberg Traurig P.A., moderated the Dec. 3 insurance commissioners panel at the 19th Annual Insurance Forum held in Chicago, Illinois. In addition to Karlinsky, participants included Commissioner Jim Donelon of Louisiana and Commissioner Sharon Clark of Kentucky. The panel … Continue Reading

Gil Rudolph and Brett Kitt Spoke at the Conference on Consumer Finance Law’s Annual CLE Program

Gil Rudolph, shareholder and co-chair of Greenberg Traurig’s Financial Regulatory and Compliance Group, and Brett Kitt, of counsel, spoke at the Conference on Consumer Finance Law’s Annual Consumer Financial Services CLE Program in Chicago on Nov. 19 and Nov. 20. Kitt was a panelist in a session dealing with the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s actions … Continue Reading

Fred E. Karlinsky Spoke at the U.S. Insurance Market for Insurance Market Conferences

Fred E. Karlinsky, co-chair of Greenberg Traurig’s Insurance Regulatory and Transactions Practice Group and a shareholder within the Financial Regulatory and Compliance Group, was the speaker for a course titled “The U.S. Insurance Market: Introduction to Excess and Surplus Lines and Recent Developments in Insurance Regulation” put on by Insurance Market Conferences (IMC) Oct. 22, … Continue Reading

Fred E. Karlinsky Moderated the Regulatory Issues Panel at St. John’s University Conference

Fred E. Karlinsky, shareholder in the Fort Lauderdale and Tallahassee offices of international law firm Greenberg Traurig P.A., moderated a panel entitled “Marketplace Realities of the Regulatory Crosswinds” at the annual conference hosted by St. John’s University School of Risk Management, Insurance, and Actuarial Science. The Oct. 14 event drew senior industry representatives to the … Continue Reading

Richard Fidei to Speak in the Webcast – Proof of Compliance: Plan, Prepare and Implement a Regulator Ready Program

Greenberg Traurig’s Richard Fidei, shareholder in the Insurance Regulatory &Transactions and  Financial Regulatory and Compliance Practices, will participate in a webcast sponsored  by  Association of Insurance Compliance Professionals on Nov. 4, 2015. Fidei will join a panel in the program titled “Proof of Compliance: Plan, Prepare and Implement a Regulator Ready Program.” The webcast will focus … Continue Reading

Greenberg Traurig Actively Involved with IA Watch’s 2015 Commitment to Compliance Conference

Greenberg Traurig’s Financial Regulatory and Compliance practice was a proud sponsor of the IA Watch’s 2015 Commitment to Compliance Conference that was held on Sept. 21 in Philadelphia, PA.  The conference sessions addressed various compliance challenges that organizations should keep in mind, including the following topic areas: Providing  a peek inside the SEC’s agenda for … Continue Reading

Brett Kitt Spoke at the ABA Consumer Financial Services Committee Meeting

Greenberg Traurig’s Brett Kitt, Of Counsel in the Financial Regulatory and Compliance Practice, participated in the American Bar Association Consumer Financial Services Committee Meeting, Sept. 17-19, 2015, in Chicago, IL. Kitt was a panelist in the session titled “The CFPB Complaint Database.”  The discussion addressed the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s  (CFPB) process for addressing consumer … Continue Reading
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