Keeping Up with Evolving Domestic and Global Sanctions Requirements

  • When: December 4, 2019
  • Time: 12PM – 2PM ET
  • Level: All

Ever-changing sanctions requirements and an aggressive enforcement regime have made life more complicated for sanctions professionals. This webinar will address some of the hard issues for sanctions pros, including how to deal with excessive false positives generated by screening programs and how to comply with the Office of Foreign Asset Control’s (OFAC) 50% rule. The panel will also look at innovative technologies for sanctions programs and provide an overview of current changes in the sanctions landscape.

Learning Objectives

  • Reviewing the latest global sanctions changes such as Russia’s secondary sanctions and restrictions on Venezuela and North Korea
  • Examining OFAC’s 50% rule requirements to mitigate sanctions risks and facilitate current customer onboarding and ongoing due diligence policies
  • Developing a risk-based sanctions program and integrating sanctions oversight into transaction monitoring, SAR filing, CDD and cybersecurity
  • Maximizing opportunities when collaborating with regulators and legislators regarding sanctions enforcement

Who Should Attend

  • Sanctions Risk Managers
  • AML/CTF Specialists
  • Relationship Managers
  • Compliance Training Specialists
  • Legal Advisors
  • Trade Finance Specialists


  • Global
  • Banking
  • Regulatory/Law Enforcement
  • CTF Risk Managers


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Chris Bagnall
  • Chris Bagnall, CAMS

  • Financial Crimes Compliance Director – Economic Sanctions
  • Fifth Third Bank


Joshua Larocca
  • Joshua Larocca

  • Senior Managing Director
  • Stroz Friedberg

Brian O’Toole
  • Brian O’Toole

  • Senior Vice President | AML Executive for Sanctions
  • BB&T

Timothy White
  • Timothy White, CAMS

  • Vice President, Business Development and Sanctions
  • AML Right Source


Mr. White has licensed AML and Sanctions Interdiction Software to over a 1400 financial institutions. Expert on OFAC/Sanctions issues and has addressed OFAC and BSA issues at conferences throughout the United States. Has published articles in; ACAMS Today, ABA Bank Compliance Magazine, and Western Banking Magazine. Member – ACAMS’ Certification Exam Task Force in 2010 and 2016. 2007 – Member, working group formed by the United Nation’s Al-Qaida Taliban Sanctions monitoring team pursuant UNSCR 1735. 2006 – He addressed an EU-US Workshop on Financial Sanctions and Terrorist Financing in Vienna, Austria. Provided training for the; Office of the Comptroller Currency and Federal Reserve Bank’s BSA/AML specialists on OFAC and BSA compliance technologies. 2004 – Member, ABA’s BSA – OFAC Working Group on OFAC Examination Procedures. Chairperson – West Coast AML Forum. Active certified member of ACAMS first graduating class.