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Blockchain, Cryptocurrencies and Smart Contracts – What Lawyers Need to Know

Recorded on: Oct. 26, 2017
Running Time: 01:03:50

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Taken from the briefing Blockchain, Cryptocurrencies and Smart Contracts – What Lawyers Need to Know recorded October 2017 in New York.

With over $1.5 billion raised, Initial Coin Offerings (ICO’s) have gotten all the press, but they are just one use case of blockchain technology. This One-Hour Briefing will include an introduction to blockchain, cryptocurrencies and smart contracts. The speakers will then highlight the broad range of legal issues raised by various applications of this technology and the legal and regulatory responses to date.

Lecture Topics  [01:03:50]

Listen to Dror Futter of RIMÔN Law and Professor Aaron J. Wright from the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law as they address:

  • The Technology
  • Initial Coin Offerings
  • Jurisdiction, Choice of Law and Venue
  • KYC (Know Your Customer) and AML (Anti-Money Laundering) and the Blockchain
  • Smart Contracts
  • Blockchain as Evidence

Presentation Material

  • Blockchains and Smart Contracts
    Dror Futter, Aaron J. Wright
Dror Futter ~ RIMÔN Law
Aaron J Wright ~ Founder/Director, Cardozo Blockchain Project/Tech Startup Clinic, Associate Clinical Professor of Law, Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law
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