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2022-07-04

Introduction to the Blockchain legal framework

English
English, German, Luxembourgish, French

This course is designed for participants that want to acquire knowledge in the legal framework of blockchain.

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Objective

The course gives a broad introduction to the legal framework around blockchain and guides the participants through an understanding of what is authorized, respectively regulated or prohibited when using the blockchain (in Luxembourg and in Europe). At the end of the course, the participant will have acquired a foundational understanding of the blockchain legal environment.

Learning outcomes

The participants will be able to:

  • Understand the general legal framework of blockchain in Luxembourg and the European Union
  • Understand the main points to take into account when using the blockchain or developing a project on the blockchain (or another DLT)
  • Understand the main legal risks associated with blockchain

Prerequisites

Participants should have basic knowledge about the general legislative framework and the blockchain technology.

Schedule:

4/7/2022   2 PM – 4 PM

 

This course takes place ON-SITE

Terres Rouges building
14, porte de France
L-4360 Esch/Alzette

Difficulty:

Intermediate

Language(s) course:

English

Instructor(s):

Zoé Wagner

Language(s) spoken by instructor :

English, German, Luxembourgish, French

Additional information:

Outline (fill in with main topics to be taught)
1. Blockchain laws I & II
2. Crypto-assets regulation (VASP & MICAR)
3. Legal implications of smart contracts
4. Intellectual property in blockchain
5. Data protection in blockchain (GDPR)

 

This training is offered in collaboration with Luxembourg Blockchain Lab.

Certification:

This training does not have any assessment or exams; a certificate of participation will be issued to participants. A mandatory attendance percentage of at least 80% is required.