Lex Mundi Blockchain White Paper Series

In order to take advantage of blockchain technology to maximize efficiency and boost profits across operations, in-house counsel need to understand the basic building blocks underlying the emerging blockchain technology, to what extent it can be applied to their particular business and what legal challenges may present themselves.

The Lex Mundi Blockchain Whitepaper Series, developed by Lex Mundi member firm thought leaders from across the United States, is designed to provide in-house counsel and key stakeholders with a high-level introduction to the practical application of blockchain technology in specific practice areas and industries.

Download the 10 articles below. 

Accepting Payment in Bitcoin: Considerations for Merchants

Contributed by: Cheryl Aaron, Michael Best & Friedrich LLP (Lex Mundi member firm for USA, Wisconsin)

Bitcoin, ICOs and the IRS -- U.S. Tax Issues

Contributed by: Brian Harris, Akerman LLP (Lex Mundi member firm for USA, Florida)

Blockchain and Insurance

Contributed by: Lucas Amodio and Patrick Kenny, Armstrong Teasdale LLP (Lex Mundi member firm for USA, Missouri)

Blockchain and Real Property Recording

Contributed by: William O. Moon and William H. Hoch, Crowe & Dunlevy (Lex Mundi member firm for USA, Oklahoma)

Blockchain and Data Privacy

Contributed by: Christopher Hart, Foley Hoag LLP (Lex Mundi member firm for USA, Massachusetts)

Estate Planning for Cryptocurrency Doesn’t Need to be Cryptic

Contributed by: Steffi Gascón Hafen, Snell & Wilmer LLP (Lex Mundi member firm for USA, Arizona)

Financial Institutions and the Drive to Leverage Cryptocurrency

Contributed by: Lauren Giles, Alston & Bird LLP (Lex Mundi member firm for USA, Georgia)

Minimizing Litigation Risk for Crypto and Blockchain Companies

Contributed by: Jason Bradford, Jenner & Block LLP (Lex Mundi member firm for USA, Illinois)

Supply Chain DLT and Token Legal Considerations

Contributed By: John Levonick and Todd Kornfeld, Troutman Pepper Hamilton Sanders LLP (Lex Mundi member firm for USA, Pennsylvania)

Transforming the U.S. Healthcare Industry with Blockchain Technology

Contributed by: F. Dario de Martino, Spencer D. Klein, Julie O’Neil, Yiyang Huang, Lee Nisson and Mary Race, Morrison & Foerster LLP (Lex Mundi member firm for USA, California)

For more information, please contact Jenny Karlsson, Senior Manager, Global Markets.