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Blockchain regulation in Spain. What's new?

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## Description
Do you want to know more about European and Spanish regulation in blockchain?

Join Fintech Barcelona meetup with the international lawyers Thibault Verbiest (France) and Julie Borobio (Spain) to discover the last changes in crypto regulation in Europa and Spain and solve your doubts asking every question you had about holding cryptocurrencies or tokens, organizing an ICO or the use of blockchain for your business activities.

# Preliminary agenda
18.30h - Presentation
18.35h - Thibault & Julie introduction to blockchain legal & regulation
19.20h - Q&A
19.50h - Beers :)

# Who are Thibault and Julie?

__Thibault Verbiest, DS Avocats
Thibault Verbiest is a lawyer specialized in new technologies and has develop a renowned expertise in legislation pertaining to payments and e-money, gaming and other regulated online activities.

Chairman of l’Observatoire des droits de l’internet and, in 2015, he joined the law firm de Gaulle Fleurance as a partner to create the fintech, blockchain and cryptocurrency practice. In in 2017 he joined DS Avocats to create the first Pole entirely dedicated to Fintech, Digital Banking and Crypto-finance.

He is co-funder of Cryptobooks.club and also co-author of several books, including the first book on blockchain in French and the seminal piece ‘Fintech et Droit”. He is a legal advisor for a number of ICO’s, exchanges and crypto funds in Europe. He also acts as expert with the European Blockchain Observatory and Forum and with the World Bank.

__Julie Borobio, DS Avocats
French and Spanish lawyer, Julie Borobio heads now the DS Avocats Franco Spanish Desk and specializes in business law, cross-border investments, M&A and international contracts, incl. in the Blockchain space.