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TECHNOLOGY, OUTSOURCING, AND COMMERCIAL TRANSACTIONS
NEWS FOR LAWYERS AND SOURCING PROFESSIONALS

As part of our Silicon Valley office’s “First Cup of Coffee” breakfast briefing series, this Thursday, November 14, Morgan Lewis partner Andrew Gray will be hosting Andrew Ray and Melissa Hall from our Washington, DC office to present an update on fintech regulatory issues.

The event, “Looking Beyond the Tech in Fintech,” will focus on pitfalls and best practices as regulatory agencies try to keep pace with technological advances in the financial services industry.

Topics of discussion will include:

  • What is fintech anyway?
  • Considerations when starting or investing in fintech
  • Key regulatory issues and considerations, including:
    • The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) and unfair, deceptive, or abusive acts or practices (UDAAP)
    • An update on the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) fintech charter and state industrial bank charter

For those attending the in-person session, the event begins with breakfast and registration at 8:30-9:00 am PST. The seminar/webinar takes place from 9:00-10:30 am PST / 12:00-1:30 pm EST.

Additional information on the event, registration, and CLE credits is available on the event page.