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Introduction to Legal Issues in Blockchain, Bitcoin and Initial Coin Offerings

May 10, 2018
Credit: 0 Credit Hours
PLEASE NOTE: Registration for is now closed.
A high level introduction to the blockchain and bitcoin technologies, and initial coin offerings utilizing those technologies, and discussion of various legal issues raised by such these technologies and offerings.
Pre-registration for this program is encouraged. As always, please feel free to share this invitation with colleagues. D.C. Bar membership is not required to attend.
This luncheon program is sponsored by the International Securities Law Committee of the D.C. Bar Corporation, Finance and Securities Law Community. Food is available on a first-come, first-served basis. Doors open at 11:30 am.
**This program is offered in-person and also as a live teleconference format.
Please note: Only those registrants who sign up under the "Remote Attendance" price category will receive access to the teleconference. Teleconference information will be e-mailed to registrants no less than two hours prior to the event.
  • Andrew Blake, Partner, Sidley Austin LLP
  • Lochlann Boyle, Branch Chief, Office of Market Oversight and Co-leader of the Blockchain Task Force for the SEC’s Specialized Working Group on Equity Market Structure, U.S. Securities and Commission
  • Whitney O’Byrne, Associate, Richards Kibbe & Orbe LLP
  • James Walker, Partner, Richards Kibbe & Orbe LLP
In-Person Fees: $0 Sponsoring/ Cosponsoring Community Member; $10 Law Student; $15 Government/NonProfit; $20 D.C. Bar Member; $25 Non-Member
Teleconference Fees: $0 Sponsoring/Cosponsoring Community Member Teleconference; $20 Government/Nonprofit Teleconference; $20 D.C. Bar Member Teleconference; $30 Non-Member Teleconference; $50 Group Teleconference
Please select Individual Registration to register

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Andrew Blake, Sidley Austin

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