Legal Issues with Bitcoin and Cryptocurrencies


Tech Startup Veteran Craig McDonald and Kieran McCarthy ( will present on legal issues connected to the hot new trends in Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. Is it possible to innovate with cryptocurrencies given the heavy and uncertain regulatory framework associated with them? Do the legal issues and drawbacks with cryptocurrencies outweigh the potential financial rewards of developing tech in the field? We'll present a survey of the issues and then open up the floor for discussion on how these problems might unfold going forward.