Comptroller Curry’s Remarks here.
OCC Paper – Exploring Special Purpose National Bank Charters for Fintech Companies.
Event Video here.
Web Story: here.
9:30-10:00 a.m. – Registration & Coffee
10:00-10:15 a.m. – Welcome and Opening Remarks Dean William Treanor
Dean Treanor joined the Georgetown University Law Center in 2010 from Fordham Law School, where he had been dean of the law school since 2002 and Paul Fuller Professor. He had been on the Fordham faculty since 1991. From 1998-2001, Dean Treanor served as Deputy Assistant Attorney General in the Office of Legal Counsel, U.S. Department of Justice. From 1987-1990, he was associate counsel, Office of Independent Counsel, during the Iran/Contra investigation, and in 1990 he served as a special assistant U.S. attorney, Misdemeanor Trial Unit, Office of the U.S. Attorney for the District of Columbia. Dean Treanor was law clerk to the Honorable James L. Oakes, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, Brattleboro, Vermont. He has published widely, with a focus on constitutional law and legal history.
10:15-10:35 – Remarks by Comptroller of the Currency Thomas J. Curry
The Comptroller is the administrator of the federal banking system and chief officer of the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC), which supervises more than 1,400 national banks and federal savings associations and about 50 federal branches and agencies of foreign banks in the United States. The Comptroller also serves as director of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC). Mr. Curry served as Chairman of the Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council (FFIEC) for a two-year term from April 2013 until April 2015, and most recently served as Chairman of the NeighborWorks America Board of Directors from March 2014 through June 2016. Before becoming Comptroller in 2012, Mr. Curry served as a FDIC director beginning in January 2004. Prior to joining the FDIC’s Board of Directors, he served five Massachusetts Governors as the Commonwealth’s Commissioner of Banks from 1990 to 1991, from 1995 to 2003, and Acting Commissioner from February 1994 to June 1995.