An essential introduction to digital assets and related technologies for Illinois attorneys, including conducting investigations, enforcing judgments, and navigating current and forthcoming regulations.
This dynamic learning experience provides the foundational knowledge needed to understand the evolution of blockchain technologies and what you can expect as they continue to impact the practice of law, including attorneys’ fees, proving asset ownership, smart contracts, decentralized autonomous organizations, the Illinois Blockchain Technology Act, and more.
Securities law is interwoven in planning for clients across the estate planning spectrum, including public company executives, entrepreneurs, fund managers, and family offices. Explore various compliance requirements and planning alternatives from the perspectives of a corporate attorney, an estate planner, and a corporate fiduciary. Learn about practical application of the securities laws, emphasizing situations that repeatedly arise in the context of estate planning and trust administration, including: accredited investors and qualified purchasers; special provisions applicable to trusts and closely held entities; information disclosure requirements and anti-fraud provisions; and registration requirements and relevant exemptions.
The sophisticated guidance in this handbook for bankers, bank counsel, real estate attorneys, and others involved in the lending process is the product of the author’s many years of documenting, administering, and enforcing loan documentation.