Legal issues Surrounding Digital Assets: Tokens, NFTs and DAOs

Jean Paul Yugo Nagashima
Jean Paul Yugo Nagashima | Frost Brown Todd LLC

Yugo’s practice focuses on intellectual property infringement litigation in the high-tech and manufacturing technology industry. He works with American and Asian companies in the IP arena. He has litigated before the U.S. International Trade Commission and Federal District Courts.

Live Video-Broadcast: October 12, 2022

Legal issues Surrounding Digital Assets: Tokens, NFTs and DAOs

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Program Summary

With the introduction of blockchain technology in 2008 in Satoshi Nakamoto’s Bitcoin white paper, there has been a seismic shift from Web2.0 to Web3.0. Today, various types of digital assets are appearing every day utilizing blockchain technology. These include cryptocurrencies, Non Fungible Tokens (NFTs), utility tokens, and securities tokens.

This webinar will provide the history and summary of the various digital assets and decentralized autonomous organizations (DAOs). We will then discuss some of the legal issues surrounding these digital assets and DAOs, including: when a digital asset is classified as securities, issues surrounding NFTs and intellectual property law (trademark law), digital assets and fraud, and the development and future of DAOs.

This course is co-sponsored with myLawCLE.

Key topics to be discussed:

  • What are Digital Assets?
  • Relationship between Digital Assets and Securities in the United States
  • What is a Decentralized Autonomous Organizations (DAOs)
  • Case Study
  • Token Analysis
  • Digital Assets and Intellectual Property Law
  • Digital Assets and Fraud Rug Pull Case
  • Future of DAOs

Date / Time: October 12, 2022

  • 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Eastern
  • 11:00 am – 12:00 pm Central
  • 10:00 am – 11:00 am Mountain
  • 9:00 am – 10:00 am Pacific

 

Closed-captioning available

Speakers

Jean-Paul-Yugo-Nagashima_Frost-Brown-Todd-LLC_FedBarJean Paul Yugo Nagashima | Frost Brown Todd LLC

Yugo’s practice focuses on intellectual property infringement litigation in the high-tech and manufacturing technology industry. He works with American and Asian companies in the IP arena. He has litigated before the U.S. International Trade Commission and Federal District Courts. He is also experienced with assisting and advising Japanese companies and foreign-owned subsidiaries in the U.S. with various legal needs.

Yugo is also a member of Frost Brown Todd’s Data Services team focusing primarily on international and domestic data privacy issues involving international data transfers, GDPR compliance, U.S. federal regulations, and CCPA/CPRA compliance issues for domestic and international clients.

Yugo is a Bengoshi (Japanese Attorney) who litigated before the Tokyo District Court and Tokyo High Court. There, he represented technology companies on matters ranging from patent and trademark licensing agreements to international mergers and acquisitions.

Agenda

I. What are Digital Assets? | 12:00pm – 12:08pm

II. Relationship between Digital Assets and Securities in the United States | 12:08pm – 12:16pm

III. What is a Decentralized Autonomous Organizations (DAOs) | 12:16pm – 12:24pm

IV. Case Study | 12:24pm – 12:30pm

V. Token Analysis | 12:30pm – 12:38pm

VI. Digital Assets and Intellectual Property Law | 12:38pm – 12:46pm

VII. Digital Assets and Fraud Rug Pull Case | 12:46pm – 12:54pm

VIII. Future of DAOs | 12:54pm – 1:00pm