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Fall 2022
5397 Blockchain/Cryptocurrency Law - BROWN- 24588

Professor(s): Charles Brown (ADJUNCT)

Credits: 3

Course Areas: Business and Commercial Law 
Intellectual Property and Information Law

Time: 2:30p-4:00p  MW  Location: 102A 

Course Outline: This course heightens skills and techniques for learning law and demonstrating legal knowledge in [Many believe that blockchain, cryptocurrencies, and NFTs will impact every corner of the economy. This course discusses how current laws address the space and how future laws might address new and unique problems].

Course Syllabus: Syllabus

Course Notes: (Face-to-Face)  The UH registration system instruction mode for this course is listed in parenthesis. After student registration opens, there may be instruction mode changes to this course up through two weeks before the first day of classes for the term, but notice of such changes will be sent to then-registered students. For this instruction mode, instructors and students are expected to normally be physically present in the classroom. If the course has a final examination, it will be in a classroom requiring your physical presence. Other assessment, such as a mid term exam, may also be in a classroom. Whether this instructor will offer “remote presence” (starting a zoom meeting from the podium computer to enable student remote access on an occasional basis) for part or all of the semester is not known, but students should not rely on an expectation that remote presence will be available.


First Day Assignments:

Final Exam Schedule: Assignment      

This course will have:

Satisfies Senior Upper Level Writing Requirement: No

Experiential Course Type: No

Bar Course: No

DistanceEd ABA:

Pass-Fail Student Election: Available

Course Materials (3/3/2022 6:04:55 PM)

Book(s) Required

Required: Blockchain & the Law
Primavera De Filippi & Aaron Wright, 2018
ISBN: 9780674976429

Per Professor: Other assigned readings will normally be available without charge through the Internet, although there may be some relatively low cost purchases of reading materials required.