Jenner & Block

“Insurance and Regulatory Hurdles to Blockchain Adoption,” Law360

In this article, Jenner & Block Partners Brian S. Scarbrough and Justin C. Steffen explain the basics of blockchain technology -- a database that is shared across a network.   The authors detail the background of blockchain and its rise from bitcoin and describe the advantages of blockchain technology.  They then analyze the current regulatory state surrounding blockchain and highlight potential regulatory and insurance issues raised by the technology.