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John Levonick, Of Counsel with Ballard Spahr LLP, to Speak at The Knowledge Group’s RegTech Rising: Opportunities and Challenges for the Year Ahead

New York, NY, November 09, 2019 --( The Knowledge Group Live Webcast Series, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, has announced today that John Levonick, Of Counsel with Ballard Spahr LLP, will speak at The Knowledge Group’s webcast titled: “RegTech Rising: Opportunities and Challenges for the Year Ahead” This event is scheduled for Tuesday, December 10, 2019 from 3:00 pm to 4:30 pm (ET)

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About John Levonick

John V. Levonick is a mortgage banking and financial services attorney who focuses on regulatory compliance and emerging technology. With nearly 20 years of legal experience, John works with primary and secondary market financial services firms, technology and service providers, and federal and state regulatory authorities to define, translate, and build business infrastructure around regulatory obligations.

John worked for more than 17 years as in-house counsel at technology, consulting, auditing, and mortgage lending firms, in roles that included general counsel, chief compliance officer, and senior regulatory counsel. With a background in cloud computing and IT governance, John guides mortgage banking and other financial services firms effectively through the ongoing evolution of IT infrastructure regulation as the federal and state governments implement emerging cybersecurity and privacy laws.

About Ballard Spahr LLP

Ballard Spahr LLP is a national firm of more than 650 lawyers in 15 offices across the country. Our attorneys provide counseling and advocacy in more than 50 areas within business and transactions, finance, intellectual property, litigation, and real estate. We represent a diverse cross-section of clients, ranging from large public companies and privately held entities to government bodies and nonprofit organizations. Our practices span the financial, industrial, real estate, private equity, retail, and other sectors that are critical to growth in today’s marketplace.


In recent years, Regulatory Technology (RegTech) has continued to blossom into an industry of size and significance. Primarily driven by the increased compliance cost, several companies, such as those in the financial services and healthcare industries, are now turning to RegTech to ensure compliance and better manage risks.

While RegTech offers tremendous opportunities, it doesn’t come without challenges both for regulators and firms. Companies must be deliberate in choosing the right technologies and their possible impact on their business.

Join a panel of key thought leaders and professionals assembled by The Knowledge Group as they provide the audience with a comprehensive analysis of the opportunities and challenges regarding the rise of RegTech and what to expect in the years ahead. Speakers will also provide practical strategies on how organizations should use RegTech to maximize its benefits.

Key topics include:

The Rise of RegTech
Latest Compliance Opportunities and Challenges
RegTech Considerations
RegTech for Various Industries:
• Financial Services
• Healthcare
How to Use RegTech

About The Knowledge Group Live Webcast Series

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