On Thursday, September 29th, Barack Ferrazzano Financial Institutions Group partner and Regulatory Section Leader John M. Geiringer moderated a session called "Financing and Sponsoring Domestic Violent Extremism” at the Domestic Violent Extremism and the Threat to U.S. National Security Conference hosted by University of Pennsylvania’s Center for Ethics and the Rule of Law.
The session explored ways in which domestic violent extremists earn, move, store, and use funds to support their malign activities. They also discussed how both the government and the private sector can work together to thwart those efforts.
Session IV: Financing and Sponsoring Domestic Violent Extremism
Thursday, September 29th, 2022 | 3:00 – 4:15 PM
John Geiringer, Partner | BFKN Financial Institutions Group
The conference brought together leading scholars and practitioners in the fields of national security, law, media, ethics, psychology, and education to engage in interdisciplinary discussion and analysis of the threats posed by contemporary domestic violent extremism, and to develop new approaches for addressing the thorny legal and ethical dilemmas associated with responding to these threats.
John Geiringer is a nationally recognized banking attorney who advises financial institutions on regulatory, governance, and investigative matters. John regularly provides focused training sessions to boards and management on a wide range of legal and risk management topics.