The Distributed Liability of Distributed Ledgers: Legal Risks of Blockchain

Dirk Zetzsche, Ross Buckley and Doug Arner explain in this paper how legal risk will remain when data is distributed, despite the purported attractiveness of distributed ledger systems, such as Blockchain, to transcend law and regulation. They urge regulators to focus on these legal consequences.
Originally Published: 
Wednesday, September 6, 2017