Two Sides of the Coin: Future Cryptocurrency Regulatory and Litigation Risks

Virtual
17 March 2021
Hosted By: NERA Economic Consulting

Regulators and litigators alike are working to keep pace with the breakneck growth of cryptocurrencies and blockchain and related legal issues. Hear directly from regulators, litigators, and economists in Two Sides of the Coin: Future Cryptocurrency Regulatory and Litigation Risks, a NERA Insights webinar on 17 March 2021 at 11:00 am EDT. The webinar features perspectives from Robert Cohen, first-ever Chief of the SEC’s Cyber Unit and current Partner at Davis Polk; Michael Hilliard, Legal Counsel at Tether and Bitfinex; and Alex Drylewski, Partner at Skadden. Our guests will be joined by the Chair of NERA’s Global Securities and Finance Practice, Dr. Faten Sabry, and Senior Consultant Dr. Ignacio Franceschelli.

This expert panel will open with a primer on crypto before covering topics like regulatory struggles facing the SEC, the trajectory of enforcement actions, and developments in class actions and other private-sector litigation.

Guest Panelists


Robert Cohen
Partner
Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP

Michael Hilliard
Legal Counsel
Tether and Bitfinex

Alex Drylewski
Partner
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP

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