John D. Fort will present “Convergence of AML and Fraud Controls. Thinking through opportunities and obstacles in a FRAML approach” at the American Bankers Association / American Bar Association Financial Crimes Enforcement Conference on November 30th, 2023. The conference will be held both in-person and virtually. The events are hosted at
Kostelanetz attorneys will participate in a variety of panels and presentations at the 40th Annual National Institute on Criminal Tax Fraud and the 13th Annual National Institute on Tax Controversy in Las Vegas, NV on December 7-9, 2023. Thursday, December 7, 2023 2:30 pm – 5:00 pm (PST): Michael Sardar
Caroline D. Ciraolo and Don Fort present on several panels at the 60th Annual Hawaii Tax Institute Conference in Honolulu, Hawaii on November 5-9. CLE credit is offered for this event. Monday, November 6 4:00 pm – 4:45 pm (HST): Don Fort participates in a panel titled “Understanding the Sandbox
Kostelanetz attorneys will participate in a variety of panels and presentations at the ABA Tax Section’s Virtual 2023 Fall Tax Meeting on October 16-20, 2023. Tuesday, October 17, 2023 2:30 pm – 3:00 pm: Michael Sardar presents on International Tax Enforcement during the “Reports of Subcommittees on Important Developments” section
Caroline D. Ciraolo and Director of Investigations Don Fort recently attended the 40th Cambridge International Symposium on Economic Crime held at Jesus College in Cambridge University. The two delivered keynotes and moderated panel discussions about some of the biggest challenges in financial crime cases today. On September 3, Don delivered
On September 5, 2023, Don Fort moderates a panel and plenary workshop titled “J5 – The Joint Chiefs of global tax enforcement” at the 40th Cambridge International Symposium on Economic Crime. Description: The panel discusses international collaboration in fighting global economic crime. Chairman: Don Fort, Director of Investigations, Kostelanetz LLP, Washington,
On September 3, 2023, Don Fort delivers a Keynote Address titled “Embracing Integrity: Safeguarding Global Economies Against Economic Crime” at the opening dinner for the 40th Cambridge International Symposium on Economic Crime. Click here for more information.
On July 11, 2023, Don Fort provides opening remarks and will lead a panel of experts to open the summit titled “Robots and Robbers: Financial Crime Technology Summit,” a three-day virtual financial crime summit presented by The Financial Crime Academy. Description: Technology has made great advancements in the financial world,
On June 9, 2023, Don Fort moderates a panel titled “IRS Criminal Investigation Division Enforcement Update” at the NYU Tax Controversy Forum. Description: With the increase in the IRS enforcement budget coupled with the recent focus on fraud enforcement, tax professionals anticipate a surge in criminal tax investigations and prosecutions.
On May 25, 2023, Don Fort presents on the AML Rightsource Voices Webinar titled “Private-Public Partnerships and how they enhance detection, prevention, and reporting of financial crime.” Description: The AML/Sanctions/CFT community has long embraced partnerships and collaboration. This edition of AML Voices will focus on the value of these partnerships