Nelson and I mentioned the intersection of Intellectual Property Law and Crypto, the potential implication of patent trolls within the Blockchain world, the challenges of decentralized id as utilized to Blockchain voting, and Hester Peirce proposal for a token secure harbor.
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Mr. Rosario is an lawyer with a various set of abilities and expertise gained from working in personal apply for a number of IP boutique regulation corporations in Chicago, for the authorized division of a big multi-national client electronics company, and for a federal Justice of the Peace choose. Prior to turning into an lawyer, Mr. Rosario labored as an election official for a authorities company. Mr. Rosarios apply has a powerful give attention to mental property, significantly patents and emblems, and in authorized points associated to blockchain and cryptocurrency.
Mr. Rosario is the founder and organizer of BLOC (Blockchain Lawyers of Chicago), a blockchain networking group in Chicago.
Mr. Rosario has a background in laptop science, and he writes and speaks repeatedly on rising know-how points related to attorneys and entrepreneurs. In addition, Mr. Rosario teaches a category referred to as Blockchain, Cryptocurrency, and Law at Illinois Tech, Chicago-Kent College of Law protecting the authorized and know-how points surrounding the blockchain area.
Selected publications and talking engagements
Current USA Regulatory Environment for Blockchain Companies, Invited Speaker at IE Law School in Madrid, Spain, July 2019
Can Blockchains Safeguard Elections? In the Mesh, April 2019
Whats in a Name? From Bitcoin to Blockchain to Distributed Ledger, CoinDesk, February 2019
What Twitter Meme Wars Say About Cryptos Reliance on Figureheads by Leigh Cuen in Coindesk on December 4, 2019
The SEC Case Against Kiks ICO Appears Strong, Experts Say by Nikhilesh De in Coindesk on June 5, 2019
Craig Wright recordsdata copyright declare for Bitcoin white paper by Ben Munster in Decrypt on May 21, 2019
Can JPMorgan Chases JPM Coin knock off Ripple and Swift? by Penny Crosman in American Banker on February 14, 2019
State of Blockchains: Community Perspectives by Peter Ryan in Coindesk on February 4, 2019
Binance Warns Iranian Traders to Withdraw Crypto Amid Sanctions by Leigh Cuen in Coindesk on November 15, 2019
US Bills Could Spell Disaster for Crypto Sex Industry by Leigh Cuen in Coindesk on March 15, 2019
Windy City Blockchain Lawyers Gather in the Loop by Brad Rosen in Jim Hamiltons World of Securities on December 12, 2019