Blockchain: Regulations, Developments, and the Law
- 6.20.2016 - 6.21.2016
- 140 West Street New York, NY 10007
Eli Alper will present a brief talk covering key legal questions associated with the most recent developments in blockchain technology, such as smart contracts and faster settlement. The discussion will explore the competing principles behind regulatory approaches to the blockchain.
Mr. Alper is a counsel in WilmerHale’s Financial Institutions Group, whose practice involves the representation of financial institutions in supervisory and enforcement matters regarding both traditional consumer finance and emerging technologies. He has a particular focus on helping clients ranging from established financial institutions to individuals and startups understand the legal rules and best regulatory practices regarding blockchain technology.