National Bank Charters Will Be Available for Fintech Companies, Comptroller of the Currency Says at IIEL Event

Posted on December 9, 2016

The Office of the Comptroller (OCC) will move forward with plans to make special-purpose national charters available to financial technology companies offering bank products and services, Comptroller of the Currency Thomas J. Curry announced at the...

Celebrating LL.M. Students at Georgetown Law

Posted on December 9, 2016

Elisabeth Resch (LL.M.’17), who hails from Austria, and Bianca McDonnell (LL.M.’17), who hails from Australia, discovered upon meeting at Georgetown Law that they were both in the International Legal Studies program, and that they had both...

2016 and Beyond: Georgetown Law Authors Survey the Legal Landscape

Posted on December 1, 2016

Want a personal glimpse into the life of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg? Ask Adjunct Professor Mary Hartnett, one of the justice’s authorized biographers. Looking to explore health law in 2016-2017? Ask Professor Larry Gostin, who...

Georgetown Institute for Technology Law & Policy Launches Journal; Announces Partnership With D.C. Mayor’s Office; Hosts Events Featuring FTC Commissioner McSweeny, Federal Circuit Judge Stoll

Posted on November 30, 2016

The Georgetown Law Technology Review, a student-run, online journal affiliated with Georgetown Law’s new Institute for Technology Law & Policy released its inaugural issue today. Focusing on issues at the intersection of law, policy and technology,...

Comptroller of the Currency Thomas J. Curry to Discuss 
Fintech Charters at Institute of International Economic Law

Posted on November 29, 2016

WHAT On December 2, 2016, Comptroller of the Currency Thomas J. Curry will discuss the possibility of granting national bank charters to financial technology companies during an event hosted by Georgetown Law’s Institute of International Economic Law....

Celebrating the Authors of 2016: A Book Signing and Panel Discussion with Georgetown Law Professors

Posted on November 18, 2016

As the country prepares for a new presidential administration, writers from left, right and center come together at Georgetown Law to discuss topics from war to gay marriage, financial markets and bioterrorism — not to mention...