An In-Depth Exploration of Successful Blockchain Applications: Finding Solutions and Overcoming Legal and Compliance Hurdles

May 1, 2018 10:35am

Emily Goodman Binick
VP & Senior Counsel
American Express Company (New York, NY)

Charles Hoskinson
Chief Executive Officer
Input Output HK

Judith Rinearson
K&L Gates (New York, NY)

Seetha Ramachandran
Schulte Roth & Zabel, LLP

As we all know, “blockchain” has been the recent buzzword within the financial services industry, and the regulatory challenges are myriad depending on the particular use and application of the technology. While many are familiar with the basic tenets of the distributed ledger, most are not privy to the practical examples of legal hurdles that must be tackled to effectively succeed in getting an application to market. This group of panelists will offer the unique opportunity to take a deeper dive and discuss the steps that were undertaken for their companies’ blockchain applications to successfully materialize.