Bitcoin Case Law

Recent judgements from France and England

In the video below I present two recent judgements regarding the proprietary status of bitcoins, one from France and one from England. 

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This presentation is given in the context of the seminar ‘FinTech, Governance and Sustainability: Legal Obstacles and Regulatory Challenges‘, with discussion sessions scheduled on Wednesday 8 April 2020.

The full text of the judgements discussed in the presentation can be downloaded here:

The LawTech Delivery Panel’s ‘Legal statement on cryptoassets and smart contracts’, referred to in the presentation, can be downloaded here