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Canadian Blockchain Webinar – Cryptocurrency, Digital Assets and NFTs: Learn about different Canadian legal facets of the blockchain revolution

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Join McMillan lawyers from a variety of legal fields as they walk through the law of blockchain, cryptocurrency and NFTs. This multi-disciplinary webinar will feature content of interest to all levels of experience in this innovative space. Speakers from industry and other jurisdictions are scheduled to appear to provide their insights on background, modern-day compliance and future issues. The agenda will permit participants to attend sections of particular interest throughout the session.

As a special bonus, webinar attendees will have the opportunity to receive McMillan NFTs, a souvenir made available only to firm members and webinar participants.

Topics Covered:

  • Introduction to Blockchain
  • Current Industry Trends and Opportunities in Relation to Blockchain
  • Intersections of Securities Law Regulation and Blockchain Technology in Canada
  • Cryptocurrency and Blockchain Fraud
  • Non-Fungible Tokens (NFTs), Intellectual Property and Virtual Commoditization

A final agenda and speakers list will be sent out closer to the date of the webinar.

This program will qualify for Substantive CPD in Ontario, CPD in BC, and CLE in Quebec.

Date & Time
Wednesday, January 12, 2022
1:00 pm – 4:30 pm ET

For more information, please email us at events@mcmillan.ca.

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