Digital Asset and Blockchain Specialty Team
The rapidly increasing use of blockchain technologies, cryptocurrencies, and other digital assets has changed the way individuals invest or transfer money and has given rise to complex regulatory and legal challenges across virtually all industries.
The Butzel Long Digital Asset & Blockchain Specialty Team is positioned to help our clients navigate the uncharted and rapidly evolving territory of cryptocurrency and digital asset regulations and to develop and implement blockchain strategies to take advantage of new opportunities. Our multidisciplinary team consists of experienced attorneys with diverse backgrounds in intellectual property, litigation, financial regulation, emerging technology law, cybersecurity and corporate law.
As cryptocurrencies and other digital assets have gained market acceptance, we help our clients evaluate and maximize new opportunities. Our team stays abreast of new and existing regulations, rulings and orders, and keeps track of legal trends and technological developments to help our clients anticipate and prepare for any compliance requirements and changes.
Our team also assists our clients in following the appropriate standards and protocols for the use of blockchain applications and smart contracts to ensure that all regulatory demands are met. We also actively engage in assessing emerging data privacy and security obligations relating to client and end user data on the blockchain.