Several attorneys from Korein Tillery’s Chicago office recently attended the Block(Legal)Tech Conference sponsored by the Chicago-Kent College of Law. The day-long conference focused on the evolving regulatory and legal issues in the blockchain and cryptocurrency space. The event featured a number of talks, interviews, and debates including a key note address from Ken Blanco, Director of the Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN).
Korein Tillery attorneys have been keeping a close eye on developments in the blockchain and cryptocurrency industry over the past several years. The general public’s heightened interest in cryptocurrencies and the proliferation of Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs) has resulted in an environment rife with fraud and deceit. Korein Tillery is committed to helping individuals and companies who have been impacted by misleading and fraudulent business practices hold bad actors accountable.