Bitcoin for Lawyers

The top ten things legal professionals need to know about Bitcoin and other Digital Currencies.
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  • Lectures 7
  • Contents Video: 1 hour
  • Skill Level Beginner Level
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 2/2015 English

Course Description

Bitcoin for Lawyers: If you're looking for an efficient, clear, independent and objective way to learn the key issues legal professionals need to know about Bitcoin and Digital Currencies, this course is for you. This one hour video course is an introduction, including lessons on the basics of Bitcoin and the legal/regulatory issues, including AML/KYC compliance. While not required, interested students may continue their education with Digital Currency Council Certification Course and then sit for the DCC Certification Exam. Secure your leadership position in the digital currency economy. Learn Bitcoin. Start by taking this course.

What are the requirements?

  • No prior experience or education is necessary.

What am I going to get from this course?

  • gain a command of the concepts every legal professional must understand about Bitcoin
  • How does Bitcoin work?
  • What are the top ten things every lawyer must know about Bitcoin?
  • What are the key laws and regulations?

What is the target audience?

  • Lawyers
  • Paralegals
  • Compliance Professionals
  • Risk Officers

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.

Curriculum

Section 1: Bitcoin for Legal Professionals
03:41

Introduction and overview of the top ten things legal professionals need to know about Bitcoin and digital currencies.

12:48

Demonstration of a Bitcoin transaction

Bitcoin Vocabulary

Frequently Asked Questions

Properties of Bitcoin

Bitcoin Basics (2 of 2): An overview of what Bitcoin is and how it works
10:18
19:58

Regulatory Challenges

US Regulation

International Regulation

16:15

Federal and State MSB and Money Transmission

Bitcoin and Banking

New Legal Questions

Enforcement Actions

Court Cases

08:45

Federal and State MSB and Money Transmission

Bitcoin and Banking

New Legal Questions

Enforcement Actions

Court Cases

Conclusion
02:31

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Instructor Biography

Digital Currency Council, The Leading Professional Association in the Bitcoin Economy

The mission of the Digital Currency Council is to support the development of best in class professional practices in the digital currency economy through training, certification, and connectivity with new clients and peers. The membership includes over 1100 professionals from across the globe who are building practices in the digital currency economy.

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