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What’s in Your Bitcoin Wallet? The Real World Risks of Virtual Currency

Thursday, June 19, 2014 12:30 PM to 2:00 PM
Boston Bar Association - 16 Beacon Street, Boston, MA


Panelists from the bar, the FBI, and accounting and finance professions will review how Bitcoin was created, the technology that supports Bitcoin, how it functions, and potential problems with the use of virtual currencies.  They will review practical considerations for valuing Bitcoin transactions and assets, identifying fraud and other malfeasance, and the impact on capital markets.  Attendees will be encouraged to participate in a discussion of the potential legal issues surrounding Bitcoin and other virtual currencies.

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Elizabeth Vincensi


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