ABA Business Law Section
The program will analyze the latest events in regulatory compliance and law enforcement efforts directed at digital currency. The panel will explore what regulators and law enforcement officials are focused on, and the different types of enforcement mechanisms employed on both the state and federal levels.
The panel will consider what significance these trends may have in the future for users and brokers of digital currency. This program promises to be an informative and exciting opportunity for anyone interested in a better understanding of virtual currency and the enforcement mechanisms that are being directed at its use. Topics will include:
Partner Obrea Poindexter will speak on a panel titled “Bitcoin: A Primer”. This session will discuss how Bitcoin and other virtual currencies are fueling a revolution in global payment systems. The panel will explain how Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies function, the risks they may pose to users and the manner in which businesses are transacting in them.