Tag Archives: Blockchain technology and legal information systems

Greenwood: Law Itself is the Killer Blockchain App

Dazza Greenwood has posted Law Itself is the Killer Blockchain App. Excerpts: […] On a panel discussion about blockchains and the law at the Legal Hackers Congress in NYC this weekend, I’ll provide a sneak-peek at a new, systematic approach … Continue reading

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Kuhlman: Progress on Ethereum Package Manager

Casey Kuhlman‘s project to develop the Ethereum Package Manager (EPM) has made considerable progress. Ethereum is a blockchain technology with a number of applications to law. Casey explained the motivation for EPM in this post, in which he describes the … Continue reading

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Kuhlman: Ethereum Distributed Autonomous Organizations online meeting and blog

Casey Kuhlman, Esq., of Watershed Legal Services has begun hosting a regular Google + hangout on the development of Ethereum Distributed Autonomous Organizations (DAOs), called DAO Design Jam. The next meeting is scheduled for 11 May 2014. Ethereum is a … Continue reading

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Di Filippi on Ethereum and Law

Dr. Primavera Di Filippi of CERSA / CNRS / Université Paris II (Panthéon-Assas) gave a presentation entitled Ethereum: Freenet or Skynet? 13 April 2014 at the Berkman Center for Internet and Society at Harvard University. Click here for video and … Continue reading

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Kuhlman on Ethereum: Legal Approaches to Smart Contract Development

Casey Kuhlman, Esq., of Watershed Legal Services, has posted audio and slides of his presentation entitled Iterating over the Traditional: Legal Approaches to Smart Contract Development, given 8 April 2014 at the Amsterdam Ethereum Meetup in Amsterdam. Click here for … Continue reading

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Katz and Schneider on Ethereum and legal applications of blockchain technology

Professor Dr. Daniel Martin Katz of Michigan State University and the ReInvent Law Laboratory has posted Ethereum – A Revolutionary New Platform for Applications (including Computable Contracts), at Computational Legal Studies. Dan’s post links to the Website of the Ethereum … Continue reading

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Blockchain contracting and conveyancing systems

Blockchain technology — the technology that underlies Bitcoin and other cryptocurrency systems — is now available to be applied to contracts and conveyancing transactions (i.e., property transfers). Technologies including Ethereum and Master Protocol and Mastercoin now enable this. The developers … Continue reading

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