Background - Blockchain

Blockchain / Distributed Ledger Technology

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Speeches & Presentations

  • "Best Practices for Investment and Acquisition: Valuation and Investment for Industry Growth," Cross-Border Fintech: Regulation and the Law 2019, ICLG, London, UK (June 6, 2019). Chair: Jonathan Cardenas.
  • "Venture Capital Financing and Blockchain Technology," University of Pennsylvania Law School (April 22, 2019). Guest Lecturer: Jonathan Cardenas.
  • "Busting Myths and Legends About Blockchain," IAPP Europe Data Protection Congress 2018, Brussels, Belgium (November 29, 2018). Speaker: Maarten Stassen.
  • "Blockchain Technology and the Insurance Industry," DRI Coverage and Practice Symposium DRI, New York, NY (November 29, 2018). Speaker: Laura Foggan.
  • "Cryptocurrency - An Institutional Investor Perspective," ABA Business Law Section 2018 Fall Meeting, Washington, D.C. (November 16, 2018). Moderator: Jonathan Cardenas; Panelist: Jenny E. Cieplak.
  • "Demystifying the Crypto Lending Market: A Close Look at Digital Asset-Backed Lending Transactions," Association of Commercial Finance Attorneys CLE Program, New York, NY (October 9, 2018). Program Chair: Scott Lessne; Moderator: Jonathan Cardenas.
  • "Blockchains, Distributed Ledgers, and Smart Contracts," Presentation for Freddie Mac, McLean, VA (October 1, 2018). Presenters: Jenny E. Cieplak, Matthew B. Welling, and Monty Cooper.
  • "Cryptocurrency Finance: A Close Look at Crypto Lending & Crypto Investment Fund Management," ABA Business Law Section 2018 Annual Meeting, Austin, TX (September 13, 2018). Moderator: Jonathan Cardenas; Panelist: Jenny E. Cieplak.
  • "Crypto Asset Mergers & Acquisitions: Legal & Financial Considerations," ABA Business Law Section 2018 Annual Meeting, Austin, TX (September 13, 2018). Moderator: Jonathan Cardenas.
  • "The Future of Blockchain Technology," CSIS, Washington, D.C. (September 12, 2018). Panelist: Matthew B. Welling.
  • "Blockchain 101," Crowell & Moring Webinar (July 19, 2018). Presenters: Jenny E. Cieplak, Matthew B. Welling, and Simon Leefatt.
  • "Blockchain and Its Use Cases: A Panel Discussion," Blockchain, Cryptocurrencies, and ICOs Teach-in sponsored by the Loan Syndications and Trading Association, New York City, New York (May 22, 2018). Panelists: Jenny E. Cieplak and Jonathan Cardenas.
  • "Understanding Blockchain," Cyber Sector Risk: Blockchain Security Seminar, New York, NY (April 25, 2018). Panelist: Matthew B. Welling.
  • "Blockchain Technology and Private Equity Financing Transactions," ABA Business Law Section 2018 Spring Meeting, Orlando, FL (April 12, 2018). Moderator: Jonathan Cardenas.
  • "Beyond the First Year - Regulation in the Trump Era," Crowell & Moring Webinar (February 28, 2018). Presenters: Thomas A. Lorenzen, James G. Flood, W. Scott Douglas, Christine M. Clements, Jodi G. Daniel, Robert Meyers, Michael Boucher, Daniel Cannistra, Jennifer A. Ray, Maarten Stassen, Jenny E. Cieplak, and Matthew B. Welling.
  • "Digital Circle*: A Blockchain Bootcamp," Brussels (January 18, 2018). Speakers: Frederik De Breuck, Jenny E. Cieplak, and Maarten Stassen.
  • "GDPR: Why Should Indian Companies Care?" Trade and Investment Partnership Summit (TIPS), Brussels, Belgium (December 5, 2017). Speaker: Maarten Stassen.
  • "Healthcare Regulation Meets Blockchain," Distributed: Health 2017, Nashville, TN (September 25, 2017). Presenter: Jodi G. Daniel.
  • "Blockchain - The Technology Revolution You Haven't Heard Of - Yet," Energy & Mineral Law Foundation 38th Annual Institute, Williamsburg, VA (May 23, 2017). Presenters: Cameron Prell and Matthew B. Welling.
  • "Regulatory Roundtable - A View from Industry in DC on the Road Ahead in the Trump Administration," Energy & Mineral Law Foundation 38th Annual Institute, Williamsburg, VA (May 22, 2017). Presenter: Kirsten L. Nathanson.