Hear From the FTC at MAC's East Regional - Nov 8th

Posted By: Brian Reddoch APP Dispatch, Events,

MAC's East Regional will feature a speaker from the FTC. This session will only be available in person so make sure you join us in Washington DC on November 8th. "A Conversation with the Commission: The FTC’s Focus on Payments" with Benjamin Davidson from the FTC. He will be chatting with Ed Marshall from AGG. 

This is one of many sessions at the East Regional that will focus on the legal and compliance aspects of the payments space. 

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November 8
9:00 AM - 9:10 AM Welcome to the MAC East Regional
9:10 AM - 9:55 AM Healthcare Payments Fraud

Session description coming soon. This session will discuss the shocking amount of fraud that occurs in the healthcare payments space.
9:55 AM - 10:40 AM Fighting the Fog of Surcharging

Surcharging and Cash Discount seems to be getting foggier and foggier as time passes. We'll have a frank discussion on what is actually happening, what questions are still lingering, and what legal and regulatory implications are expected in the near future.
10:40 AM - 11:00 AM Break
11:15 AM - 12:00 PM Subscription Merchant Disputes and the State of Compelling Evidence

Your subscription merchants are a valuable, but volatile, revenue stream that is almost entirely dependent on successful risk management. Join Mark Standfield and Domenic Cirone for a timely discussion on the current state of chargeback management as it relates to subscription merchants. Walk away with new industry knowledge about future enhancements, actionable tips to address friendly fraud, and best practices for compelling evidence that wins.
12:00 PM - 1:15 PM Lunch
1:15 PM - 2:00 PM A Conversation with the Commission: The FTC’s Focus on Payments

Join us for a special chat with the FTC where we ask about recent news and emerging trends. Benjamin Davidson the Payment Processing Coordinator at the FTC will be talking with Ed Marshall, from AGG and taking your questions. 
2:00 PM - 2:45 PM What's New With the CFPBJoin Barrie van Brackle and Ellen Berge as they have an in-depth discussion on the latest news with CFPB and take a look into the crystal ball to talk about the future.
2:45 PM - 3:05 PM Break
3:05 PM - 3:50 PM Rollercoaster of Payment Processing. Fast. Profitable. Challenging, Exciting

Payment processing can seem dangerous but with the right controls in place, there are ways to remain safe and profitable. Much like a rollercoaster if you think about it. Our fireside chat will discuss how the payment processing business can be a revenue generator. They will also discuss how leaders can prepare for the dips and turns. And, of course, they will discuss the importance of safety and compliance to keep the cars moving down the track.
3:50 PM - 4:30 PM Roundtable Discussion on Your Tougher Cases & What Keeps Us Up at Night

A roundtable discussion with you, the audience, discussing the tougher cases, the trends, and the items discussed during the Regional. Ask questions of your peers. Share best practices. Find solutions and friends facing the same dilemmas that you are.
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM Community Reception

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