WILMINGTON, Del., July 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Landis Rath & Cobb LLP companion Kim Brown and affiliate Matthew Pierce are program panelists for the American Bar Association’s persevering with authorized training webinar, Bitcoin, Cryptocurrency and Blockchain Technology – An Introduction to a New Asset Class, going down on July 19, 2022, at 1 pm EDT.
Cryptocurrencies have advanced from web area of interest to huge enterprise with the 5 largest cryptocurrencies representing a mixed market cap of over $1 trillion. With giant sums of cash at stake, authorized points and disputes are inevitable. This webinar will current a high-level overview of blockchain expertise, the foremost cryptocurrencies, and different crypto belongings corresponding to non-fungible tokens, “NFT’s.”
This system is freed from cost to all legal professional members of the ABA and can subsequently be out there on-demand by means of the ABA CLE library. Program registration, together with entry to instructional supplies, is obtainable to non-members at a payment.
Be taught concerning the dangers and regulatory issues for particular person holders of crypto belongings and monetary establishments, the unsettled authorized classification of cryptocurrencies, how courts have examined the difficulty, and the implications of sure classifications, i.e., a forex vs. a safety.
This system will:
- Present practitioners with a fundamental understanding of crypto applied sciences and cryptocurrency
- Current an summary of the present authorized classification and regulatory uncertainty
- Current examples and data that can assist practitioners perceive and determine the distinctive points purchasers might face when crypto belongings are concerned.
Kim Brown is a companion at Landis Rath & Cobb, based mostly in Wilmington, Delaware. She concentrates her observe within the areas of Company Chapter and Restructuring and Chapter Litigation typically representing chapter 11 debtors, official and unofficial committees, secured and unsecured collectors, indenture trustees and bondholders, asset purchasers, and chapter 15 international representatives. Kim is a graduate of the Widener College Delaware Regulation Faculty. She additionally earned her B.A. from Widener in Authorities & Politics.
Matthew Pierce is an affiliate at Landis Rath & Cobb, based mostly in Wilmington, Delaware. He concentrates his observe within the areas of Company Chapter and Restructuring, Chapter Litigation and Company Litigation. He earned his legislation diploma on the Widener College Faculty of Regulation, and has a B.A. in Authorities from Franklin & Marshall Faculty. Matt was lately chosen to take part within the Nationwide Convention of Chapter Judges (NCBJ) thirteenth annual Subsequent Technology Program.
Enrique Acevedo is Vice President, Raymond James Investment Banking – Capital Structure Advisory, based mostly in New York. He has over ten years of funding banking and restructuring expertise. Enrique earned an MBA from Columbia Enterprise Faculty and a BBA with concentrations in Finance and Company Technique from the Stephen M. Ross Faculty of Enterprise on the College of Michigan.
Ayana Murphy is a Managing Director at Ankura based mostly in New York. She has practically 20 years of expertise in regulatory compliance work, with a give attention to Financial institution Secrecy Act (BSA), Anti-Cash Laundering (AML), and Know Your Buyer (KYC) compliance for the previous 15 years. She holds a legislation diploma from NYU and a B.A. from the College of Chicago.
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