Katten will host the first annual Crypto with Katten Symposium at 11:00 a.m. (ET) on Thursday, October 20. This event will feature an engaging series of panels focusing on a multitude of current legal topics relevant to the crypto/blockchain industry.

Speakers will include Financial Markets and Funds global chair Lance Zinman, partners Daniel Davis, Christian Hennion, Timothy Kertland and Neil Robson, and associate Aileen Tan; Financial Markets and Regulation special counsel and chair Gary DeWaal; Investment Management and Funds partner and co-chair Wendy Cohen; Insolvency and Restructuring co-chair Pete Siddiqui and partner Shaya Rochester; national Capital Markets co-head Mark Wood; Employee Benefits and Executive Compensation partner Mitchel Pahl; Litigation partner Patrick Smith and associate Sheehan Band; Securities Litigation partner Michael Lohnes; and Transactional Tax Planning partner Jill Darrow.

Topics to be addressed: regulatory developments, proprietary trading firm formation, fund formation, current tax issues, cryptoassets in financing and bankruptcy, private actions (including defending class actions), capital markets and more.

Click here for the full agenda and registration page.

For questions regarding this event please contact Meridian Della Penna.