Cancellation Notice

In light of the health risks represented by the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19), the recent state of emergency declared in a growing number of states and the travel bans being imposed by many companies in our industry, we have made the difficult decision to cancel our 2020 Risk & Compliance Summit in Chicago, IL from April 5-7, 2020. We understand that the Risk & Compliance Summit offers a vital forum to hear from and interact with industry thought leaders and luminaries. Therefore, we will be investigating alternative ways to deliver some of this valuable content to you throughout 2020. Please look for more information to follow in the near future.ComplianceEase will refund all registration and sponsorship payments within 60 days. We thank you for your patience as we work through this administrative effort. Should you have any questions please contact

  • If you booked a hotel room with the JW Marriott, please call them directly to cancel at 312.660.8200.
  • We understand that most major airlines are currently offering no penalty cancellations for booked flights.
  • If you also registered for the CSBS hosted LEF Mini Summit on April 8th, please expect a separate email from CSBS.

Thank you for your understanding. We look forward to seeing you at our 2021 Risk & Compliance Summit.

With best regards,  Dan Smith, Summit Chair

Jim Chareq

Jim Chareq

CompanyHudson Cook LLP

Jim Chareq is a partner in the firm’s Washington, DC office. Jim advises clients in connection with regulatory enforcement actions and examinations involving federal agencies and enforcement authorities, including the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, the Federal Trade Commission, and the Department of Justice, as well as the federal banking agencies. Jim’s clients include banks, licensed lenders, sales finance companies, auto dealers and other creditors concerning their compliance obligations under federal laws, including but not limited to: CAN-SPAM Act; Fair Credit Reporting Act; Fair Debt Collection Practices Act; Federal Trade Commission Act; Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act; Servicemembers Civil Relief Act; Telephone Consumer Protection Act; and Truth in Lending Act. His practice also includes representing clients before federal appellate and trial courts.


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