These innovative technologies cross many well-established industries that we have served for decades. Our team leverages its global strengths in practice areas such as securities, private fund formation, cross-border transactions, energy, real estate, health care and privacy, intellectual property and others to help our clients create, integrate and understand these technologies to advance their business goals and remain relevant competitors in the future.
We help clients at the vanguard navigate the rapidly evolving use of blockchain technology in all areas of business. Decentralized application protocols, blockchain companies, non-traditional corporate entities, non-profit organizations, digital asset miners and transaction validators seek our advice and counsel on an array of business matters, including:
We counsel teams creating cryptocurrency and other digital asset investment vehicles, token-economy systems for information reporting and token sales. Our team can address trademark and other intellectual property protection issues with respect to digital assets, and advise on investment and venture capital, lending and tax implications. We assist clients in making initial coin offerings that are compliant with U.S. federal and state securities laws. We guide clients through the compliance, regulatory, transactional, corporate governance and policy nuances of blockchain technology.
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Rochester Business Journal | January 12, 2018
Rochester private equity and investment funds partner Jeremy Wolk and Rochester public company transactions associate Brian Becker wrote this column examining SEC issues surrounding ICOs (initial coin offerings).
Modern Healthcare | December 16, 2017
Rochester public company transactions associate Brian Becker is quoted in this article about how the cryptocurrency bitcoin is becoming mainstream and how it may affect the health care industry.
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