Bitcoin enthusiasts, beginners or experienced can now get their hands on a comprehensive, definitive guide to understanding the Bitcoin and other cryptocurrency laws in four major fintech hubs: the United States, the United Kingdom, Canada and Germany. The book, The Law of Bitcoin was published in early July 2015 and is now available for purchase at $18.95.
The book is the first of its kind, addressing topics such as the intersection of cryptocurrencies and criminal law, taxation, anti-money laundering and counter-terrorist financing regulations, securities law, consumer protection, negotiable instruments, currency law and financial regulation.
The Law of Bitcoin team comprises of 10 international lawyers and academics from four different countries. In order to arrange an interview with the team, please email at thelawofbitcoin.com or call +1 416 545 1386.
The book features a foreword by the executive director of the non-profit Coin Center, Jerry Brito and has been edited by Stuart Hoegner. Other contributing experts are Paul Anning, Mark Brailsford, Lorna Brazell, Matthew Cleary, Jillian Friedman, Ryan Straus, Michael Taylor and Christoph-Nikolaus von Unruh.
Jillian Friedman is the Chief Legal Officer and member of the Board of Directors of the Bitcoin Foundation Canada, counsel to the Bitcoin Embassy (Montreal), and a board member of the Montreal chapter of the Association of Certified Anti-Money Laundering Specialists (ACAMS).
The comprehensive guide will be a leading source of knowledge of how the various regulations in the aforementioned four jurisdictions affect the cryptocurrency and Bitcoin businesses, and will also assist lawyers who are new to the digital currency domain. Read here to find out about how the Bitcoin technology can revolutionize the Practice of Law.
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