• digital coins
    March 5, 2019

    Blockchain and Cryptocurrency – explanations

    There are lots of explanations of bitcoin, blockchain and cryptocurrency out there. How do you find the best? After speaking last week at ABA TechShow 2019, I decided to pull together my favorite resources for understanding bitcoin, blockchain and cryptocurrency.

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  • magnifying glass and circuit board
    February 25, 2019

    3 Lessons from a Crypto Mock Trial

    Getting blockchain transactions into evidence is not easy. But it is possible. Here is how this team did it in a mock trial.

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  • Fran Tarkenton
    January 31, 2019

    Equity indexed annuities – Fran Tarkenton loves them

    Fran Tarkenton loves equity indexed annuities. That does not mean you should. Tarkenton is 79 years old and encouraging elders to purchase equity indexed annuities (also called fixed indexed annuities) as a way to protect themselves from elder financial abuse. That’s right. Fran Tarkenton is encouraging elders to purchase these high fee, non-liquid insurance products instead of investing in low fee, highly liquid investments like broadly diversified stock and bond index funds. Tarkenton has even written a book touting equity indexed annuities as the answer to protecting seniors from financial abuse by family members. Here it is:

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  • January 30, 2019

    Learn about crypto & blockchain at ABA Techshow

    Join us at the ABA Techshow in Chicago – February 27 – March 2, 2019. The company will be warm and welcoming, whatever the weather. If you are confused about blockchain and cryptocurrency, our panel will help you make sense of it all. This is an area that all legal professionals need to understand. Here is a link to a primer on cryptocurrency and digital coins that I wrote for the ABA Law Practice Management Magazine: https://www.americanbar.org/groups/law_practice/publications/law_practice_magazine/2019/january-february/JF2019Braganca/ There is so much more at Techshow. Read about it here and then sign up. http://www.abajournal.com/news/article/techshow-to-deal-with-future-proofing-the-practice-of-law

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