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Blockchains, Smart Contracts and the Law

Speaker: Joseph C. Guagliardo

11/15/2017
8:30 - 5:00 PM (ET)
Blockchains, Smart Contracts and the Law

Joseph C. Guagliardo, a partner with Pepper Hamilton, a co-leader of the firm's Technology Group and chair of the Blockchain Practice, will be speaking at the Blockchains, Smart Contracts and the Law conference presented by Osgoode Professional Development. This program has been developed as a resource to help lawyers, entrepreneurs, investors and consumers learn about the rapidly emerging field of blockchain technologies and its intersection with law.

Join speakers and attendees from the legal, tech and financial industry to discuss key issues and the biggest legal questions facing blockchain technologies, including:

  • Cryptocurrencies, smart contracts and transaction costs

  • Opportunities for blockchain in the settlement system

  • Initial Coin Offerings and characterizing blockchain tokens

  • Competently lawyering through blockchain innovation

  • Analyzing the nature of blockchain transactions and differences in business models

  • The essential blockchain primer – a session on the technical aspects of blockchain.

Location

Osgoode Professional Development Centre
One Dundas Street W - 26th Fl.
Toronto, ON M5G 1Z3
Canada