Testimony, Speeches and Presentations

FSR, BAFT Statement for the Record

BAFT and FSR submitted a statement for the record for a Senate Banking Committee hearing regarding perspectives on the Export-Import Bank reauthorization.

FSR Testimony to the House Financial Services Committee on Data Breach Notification

FSR CEO Tim Pawlenty testified before the House Financial Services Committee on the need for Congress to pass strong, meaningful data security requirements for all companies that handle sensitive consumer information.

Finding Effective Solutions to Address Abusive Patent Practices

FSR joined a joint trade effort to submit testimony for the record to the Senate Judiciary Committee regarding a hearing on patent troll legislation.

Patent Troll Testimony Submitted to the House Energy & Commerce Committee

The financial services industry has continued to be the victim of abusive patent litigation. Frivolous, costly lawsuits have born a tremendous cost on our consumers. To this end, the financial services industry unites around bringing efficiency to the litigation process by making the Covered Business Method program permanent, enhancing...

Pawlenty Testimony for House Intelligence Committee

FSR President & CEO Tim Pawlenty testified before the House Intelligence Committee about the growing concern within the financial services sector about the severity of cybercriminal attacks and the persistent gaps in the law.