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Sarah Bruno Discusses Legal Landscape of Blockchain-Ready Industries at ILTACON 2017


Sarah Bruno Discusses Legal Landscape of Blockchain-Ready Industries at ILTACON 2017

Privacy, Cybersecurity & Data Protection group leader Sarah Bruno will discuss "Blockchain in Legal" with Thomson Reuters' Joseph Raczynski at the 2017 International Legal Technology Association (ILTA) Annual Educational Conference, ILTACON.

Ms. Bruno will discuss how blockchain and distributed ledgers will transform contracts and transactions in many industries, particularly finance, banking, insurance, real estate and any industry with complex supply chains. The promise of the distributed nature of blockchain is that it eliminates many costs and risks from large-scale transactions. This new environment will create roles for lawyers capable of understanding the unique issues raised by blockchain contracts and digital ledgers. Lawyers serving blockchain-ready industries are facing profound changes to the way they work with clients in the next five years.

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