American University Washington College of Law Receives A+ Ranking in Business Law from preLaw Magazine

30 Nov, 2021

American University Washington College of Law’s Business Law Program is pleased to announce that it once again received the top A+ ranking for Business Law from preLaw Magazine in its new rankings for Fall 2021, joining Harvard Law and a select group of leading law school business law programs for the second year in a row in preLaw’s rankings.

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TLS Webinar Series - Combating Ransomware | Follow the Money: Current Issues in Crypto and Ransomware

TLS Webinar Series - Combating Ransomware | Follow the Money: Current Issues in Crypto and Ransomware

09 Nov, 2021

Please join the Tech, Law & Security and Business Law programs at American University Washington College of Law for this series of conversations with leading experts on combating the growing threat ransomware poses to businesses, individuals, and the Nation’s security.

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Professor Gerard Comizio Examines Biden Administration's Proposed Crypto Regulations

Professor Gerard Comizio Examines Biden Administration's Proposed Crypto Regulations

08 Nov, 2021

On October 13, 2021, the American Banker, a leading national publication covering U.S. and international financial industry featured an article titled “Is modernizing the National Bank Act the answer to fintech charter woes?” that included an interview with Professor Gerard Comizio, associate director of the American University Business Law Program, and other financial regulatory experts.

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The Exploding Virtual Currency Industry and Emerging Law, Regulation and Policy Issues

The Exploding Virtual Currency Industry and Emerging Law, Regulation and Policy Issues

08 Oct, 2021

As part of American University's Washington College of Law Annual Alumni Reunion Weekend events, on Friday September 24, 2021, the Business Law Program hosted a roundtable discussion with three WCL alums who are legal leaders in the exploding virtual currency and blockchain industry.

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Professor Hilary Allen Testifies Before U.S. House of Representative's Subcommittee on Consumer Protection and Financial Institutions

Professor Hilary Allen Testifies Before U.S. House of Representative's Subcommittee on Consumer Protection and Financial Institutions

30 Jun, 2021

On Wednesday, June 30, Associate Professor Hilary Allen testified before a House Subcommittee on Consumer Protection and Financial Institutions Hearing on “Addressing Climate as a Systemic Risk: The Need to Build Resilience within Our Banking and Financial System.” The hearing, held in a hybrid format, featured experts from different parts of the financial sector who addressed climate-related financial challenges.

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