James Mangiaracina | mangiaracinaj@ballardspahr.com |  215.864.8413 | view full bio

James focuses his practice on commercial litigation matters and white collar defense.  Prior to joining Ballard, he interned for both Magistrate Judge David Strawbridge and Magistrate Judge Timothy R. Rice of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania.

On June 16, 2023, Michael J. Hsu, Acting Comptroller of the Currency delivered remarks to the American Bankers Association Risk and Compliance Conference in San Antonio, Texas.  In his remarks, Hsu discussed both the benefits and risks of artificial intelligence (“AI”) and tokenization.  The core of Hsu’s remarks is that, given the rapid innovation of AI and tokenization in banking, banks should closely work with regulators to manage technological risks.… Continue Reading

On July 13, 2022, the House of Representatives (the “House”) adopted an amendment to the 2023 National Defense Authorization Act (“NDAA”) offered by Maxine Waters (D. CA), inserting into the NDAA a version of the “Establishing New Authorities for Business Laundering and Enabling Risks to Security Act,” otherwise more commonly known as the ENABLERS Act. … Continue Reading