The Knowledge Group
The Knowledge Group

Banking and Financial Services Laws for Attorneys: A 2009 Perspective Live Webcast

New York, NY, March 28, 2009 --( The Knowledge Congress, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, announced today that it has scheduled a live webcast on the “Banking and Financial Services Laws for Attorneys: A 2009 Perspective Live Webcast.” This two-hour event is scheduled on Thursday, May 14, 2009 at 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM (ET – New York).

Financial regulation remains front and center on the minds of attorneys in Washington D.C and on Wall Street. Many factors including the subprime crisis, the credit-default-swap implosion and the subsequent meltdown of the markets have led to great uncertainty in the regulatory landscape. The Knowledge Group is producing a 2-hour live webcast which will help attorneys understand how new regulations will affect their clients in 2009 and beyond. Among the issues covered will be: Mitigating & managing the risk of bank failure, synopsis & impact of the new government regulations, and finally a forward look at best practices for finance attorneys in 2009.

Banking and Financial Services Laws for Attorneys: A 2009 Perspective will provide a comprehensive overview and best practices framework for navigation regulatory activity in the US financial system. This is a must attend webcast for domestic & internationally focused attorneys who’s clients are banks and financial institutions that operate in the US market.

Speakers/Faculty Panel

Mr. John Douglas, Partner, Corporate Department, Paul, Hastings, Janofsky & Walker LLP
Mr. Brian W. Smith, Partner, Latham & Watkins LLP
Ms. Sara Kelsey, Counsel, WilmerHale

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About The Knowledge Congress

The Knowledge Congress is an organization that produces webcasts that examine regulatory changes across a variety of industries. “We bring together the world's leading authorities and industry participants through informative two-hour webcasts that study the impact of changing regulations and help businesses succeed through proper regulatory compliance.”

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