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It's the Wild Wild West...Until Now: The Regulatory Climate for Initial Coin Offerings


Everyone is buzzing about crypto, but as initial coin offerings (ICOs) have exploded onto the scene as a fund raising method for early stage companies, regulators have taken notice and directed stern warnings to just about everyone involved. In this Expert Clip, Jim Walker (Partner & General Counsel, Richards Kibbe & Orbe) discusses the exciting promise and substantial risks of cryptocurrencies, and evaluates what have become regular public pronouncements about ICOs from the SEC and CFTC. Jim discusses this issue and also offers a fascinating look at regulatory implications to come in his CLE webcast, Issuers & Advisors Beware: The Risks of Initial Coin Offerings and Defending the Regulatory Inquiry created in partnership with AltaClaro.


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