Recent Publications



THROW AWAY THE PRIVATE KEY, OR THE PRIVATE KEY HOLDER?, 17 Nw. J. Tech. & Intell. Prop. (Forthcoming 2019).

Cryptocurrency:  Regulation, Enforcement, and Compliance (American Bar Association, Forthcoming 2019) chapter regarding Litigation and Civil Procedure (multiple authors)

The Security Token Market Needs Better Lingo,” CoinDesk, Feb. 9, 2019; 

How Tokenized Private Placements of Securities and the Development of Markets will Create Trading Liquidity and Enhance Demand,”, Jan. 3, 2019;



OFAC’s Bitcoin Blacklist Could Change Crypto,” CoinDesk, Mar. 24, 2018, with Joseph Ciccolo;



"Protecting Consumers in the Digital Currency Economy," Consumers’ Research, Oct. 25, 2016, (Contributing Author);

 "Why Florida's Bitcoin Ruling Could Lead to Legislative Action," CoinDesk, Aug. 3, 2016;

 "Hacks Happen: What Are Your Rights in Florida If You Are Hacked?" Daily Business Review, Jun. 22, 2016;

 "A Legal Analysis of the DAO Exploit and Possible Investor Rights," Bitcoin Magazine, June 21, 2016;

 “The Law of The DAO,” CoinDesk, May 19, 2016;

 "Bitcoin In Bankruptcy: Is It Commodity Or Currency?" Law 360, Feb. 18, 2016;

 "Beyond Regulation: Why Bitcoin's Pressing Problem is Civil Law,” CoinDesk, Feb. 2, 2016;

 "Why Private Blockchains will not Replace Relational Databases (yet)," The Business Journals, Jan. 19, 2016;



"Why Lawyers Collecting Judgments Need to Understand Bitcoin," The Business Journals, Aug. 19, 2015; 

 "What Bankruptcy Trustees Need To Know About Bitcoin," Law 360, Jun. 8, 2015;

 "Two Key Lessons from Sand Hill Exchange," Bitcoin Magazine, May 6, 2015;

 “A Closer Look At Florida’s Attempt To De-Anonymize Websites,” Law360, Mar. 20, 2015;