MiCA - an overview
16 May 2023
The European Parliament has approved the new Markets in Crypto-Assets Regulation (MICA). MiCA will radically change the regulatory environment for crypto, establishing a broad regulatory framework for cryptoassets in the EU which introduces licensing of cryptoasset service providers and issuers. Certain provisions will apply from next year.
Digital Infrastructure Webinar Series
2 November 2022
Clifford Chance is pleased to announce the launch of the inaugural Digital Infrastructure Webinar Series 2022. The series will begin early November with three sessions across the month. The session content will be aimed towards players in the digital infrastructure market – including investors, banks, and telecoms companies.
The metaverse – legal and economic perspectives on a growing industry
19 October 2022
Members of our Clifford Chance Tech Group, together with Prof David Wuttke from the Technical University of Munich and Thomas Richter, in-house legal counsel technology at Deutsche Bank, provided a glimpse into some of the technological, commercial, and legal challenges the metaverse will bring. 19 October 2022 | 16:30-18:30, followed by a get-together
European Perspectives | Tech Series | Session 4 - Digital Services Act: New rules for digital intermediaries
12 July 2022
In this webinar a multi-jurisdictional panel of speakers discussed the Digital Services Act.
Clifford Chance International Festival of Fintech 2022
17 May 2022
We are delighted to bring you three days of insightful fintech webinars featuring expert panel discussions and fireside chats with industry leaders and rising stars, each focused on the fast-changing world of financial technology and tackling related legal and regulatory issues.
European Perspectives | Tech Series | Session 3 - Digital Markets Act: Welcome to a New Era for Tech Regulation
10 May 2022
In this webinar a multi-jurisdictional panel of speakers discussed the Digital Markets Act.
What is the Metaverse? Will it change the world, and why should I care?
26 April 2022
With questions of data security, privacy, IP, antitrust, diversity and ethics already emerging as key issues for the future of the Metaverse, Megan Gordon, Brian Harley and Angelina Gomez analysed whether real-world problems will take on new dimensions in the virtual realm.
Putting digital ethics back on the agenda
29 March 2022
As the framework around digital ethics continues to evolve, panellists Professor Victoria Nash (Director, Associate Professor and Senior Policy Fellow at the Oxford Internet Institute, University of Oxford), Aida Rodríguez Moral (Managing Director and Sustainable Finance & Non-Financial Risk Lead at Accenture Iberia) and Clifford Chance lawyers Arnav Joshi and Jamal El-Hindi discussed the hot topics for regulators, where the grey areas exist and how to deal with ethical considerations.
The Digital Securities Ecosystem
8 December 2021
In this webinar panellists from Clifford Chance, Ava Labs and Securrency looked at the ecosystem supporting digital assets including the issuance process, settlement and custody and discussed the realistic evolution of this space, the opportunities and challenges for tokenisation and native securities.