Legal Issues for Lawyers Advising Clients Involved in Blockchain Technology

Program Number: 2833

Program Date: 06/07/2018

Description

Join our presenters for this important program for attorneys with clients whose businesses use blockchain technology. Topics include a brief overview of blockchain; recent developments in the law, including enforcement actions by federal and state regulators; private litigation; new legislation pertaining to blockchain businesses; and ethical issues for lawyers to consider, including ABA Model Rules 1.1, 1.2, 1.16 and 2.1.

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Available in states

California, Colorado Eligible, Florida, Georgia, New Jersey Eligible, New York, New York - BOTH New and Experienced Attorneys, Texas Self Study

Credit Information

50 minute credit hour - 1.0 General CLE credit, based on a 50-minute credit hour
60 minute credit hour - 1.0 General CLE credit, based on a 60-minute credit hour

State Program Numbers

Credit Eligible for BOTH Experienced and New Attorneys in NY

Presenters


James A. Cox, Esq.

Jones Day

James A. Cox, Esq. is a partner at Jones Day, where he represents clients in litigation and arbitration, including international dispute, class actions, cases in "tough" jurisdictions, disputes involving corporate acquisitions, and complex technology-related disputes. He has represented clients in dozens of matters in state and federal courts around the country involving claims based on fraud, conspiracy, breach of contract, RICO, antitrust, and other theories. He also has significant experience with international legal disputes and has represented clients in matters pending before the ICC and other leading international arbitral institutions. Mr.Cox is frequently asked to speak on topics relating to complex litigation, including electronic discovery.

 

Mark W. Rasmussen, Esq.

Jones Day

Mark W. Rasmussen, Esq. is a partner at Jones Day, where he represents companies, corporate officers, and directors in a variety of matters, including securities and shareholder litigation, regulatory and internal investigations, FCPA compliance, merger litigation, contract disputes, antitrust, ERISA, trade secret claims, and bankruptcy litigation. He has significant experience handling regulatory and internal investigations for corporations and corporate officers and he has investigated and defended matters involving allegations of accounting improprieties and false disclosures, conflicts of interest, FCPA violations, and other misconduct. Mr. Rasmussen has been listed by Texas Super Lawyers as a Rising Star (2016).

 

Melissa Saldana, Esq.

Jones Day

Melissa Saldana, Esq. is an associate at Jones Day, where she represents clients in a variety of complex commercial litigation matters involving breach of contract, fiduciary duties, auditor liability, and securities fraud, among others. In addition to her litigation practice, he has experience conducting internal and government investigations both domestically and abroad.

 

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