February 22, 2018

Ever since the world was introduced to Bitcoin, blockchain technology has become the new buzz word. Everyday, innovative businesses around the globe find new use-cases for how blockchain technology could revolutionize a particular industry or sector. The World Economic Forum has stated that by 2020, 10% of all global commerce will run on blockchain backed and enabled systems.

Through a short presentation, we provide our insights into blockchain technology, break down the concept for your benefit and summarize the top five legal issues that, in our opinion, blockchain technology presents. Please view our presentation here.

Big thank you to our intern, Srikanth Bhaskar (5th Year, Gujarat National Law University), who assisted Shwetha in the research for this presentation.

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