Aug 04 Tue
2020

Virtual Currency: Emerging Legal and Regulatory Framework Under the Banking, Commercial and Securities Laws

04:15PM - 05:30PM Virtual via Zoom

 With an estimated market capitalization of more than a half a trillion dollars and counting, virtual currency has exploded into a financial ecosystem composed of non-government based, virtual  legal tender. The unique nature of digital currency and its underlying  blockchain technology are raising significant issues for regulators, counsel, courts, investors and companies engaging  in such activities as relates to existing legal and regulatory frameworks governing three major areas of financial activities:  banking, commercial and securities transactions.   A distinguished WCL faculty panel present analysis and discussion of the unique, novel and complex legal and regulatory issues emerging  under these various laws and rules.

  • Lecture
  • Open To Alumni, Students AND
Aug 06 Thu
2020

The Most Important Thing: Stress, Happiness, and Thriving

12:00PM - 01:00PM

In the face of massive disruption and change, some people thrive while others struggle. Why is that? In this special webinar Andy Bernstein will share with you: • What matters most for happiness in the face of change according to data from the world’s longest study, and why it’s not money, health, or even family • A new way to understand where stress comes from, and why traditional stress management is based on a fundamental flaw • The role of “crucibles” or crisis in making or breaking us as leaders and as human beings • A 7-step process that helps you eliminate stress and lead change more effectively with no blame, stigma, or “touchy-feeliness” • Free access to a special online platform to continue applying this toolkit after the webinar ends Andrew Bernstein is the author of The Myth of Stress and creator of ActivInsight, a new process that changes the way people approach stress, conflict, and change. He is the founder of the Resilience Academy, which makes this revolutionary process available online. His corporate clients include Merrill Lynch, U.S. Trust, Johnson & Johnson, Coca-Cola, Genentech, and many others.

  • Presentation
  • Open To Alumni AND Faculty/Staff
Aug 06 Thu
2020

WCL Update with Acting Dean Robert Dinerstein

12:00PM - 01:00PM Washington College of Law

Join Acting Dean Robert Dinerstein for an update on
American University Washington College of Law.


Learn about the Acting Dean and his plans for the coming year.

Thursday, August 6, 2020

12 pm remarks
Question and answer session to follow
Zoom details provided at registration.

  • Presentation
  • Open To Alumni
Aug 06 Thu
2020

WCL Update with Acting Dean Robert Dinerstein

12:00PM - 01:30PM

 

Join Acting Dean Robert Dinerstein for an update on
American University Washington College of Law.


Learn about the Acting Dean and his plans for the coming year.

Thursday, August 6, 2020
12 pm remarks
Question and answer session to follow

Zoom details to follow.

  • Presentation
  • Open To Alumni AND Faculty/Staff
Aug 12 Wed
2020

Alumni, Careers, & COVID-19. WCL Virtual Community Meeting.

12:00PM - 01:00PM

Opportunity to participate in special pandemic-related WCL Virtual Community, hosted by the Office of Development and Alumni Relations.

  • Presentation
  • Open To Alumni AND Faculty/Staff