Transactions, Blockchain and Smart Contracts

Property Transactions and Technology

It is relatively easy to envisage a world of property transactions, driven by smart (self-executing) contracts within five years… READ MORE

Blockchain, Smart Contracts and ODR

Discussion about intersection of Smart Contracts, Blockchain and Online Dispute Resolution… READ MORE

Smart Contracts in Consumer Law: Does New Zealand Need to Wise Up?

Blockchain-based smart contracts represent a shift towards an automated world. While their immutable and self-executing nature present numerous economic benefits, these characteristics give rise to issues…READ MORE

Crypto-currencies – An introduction to not-so-funny moneys

This paper introduces the distributed ledger technology of crypto-currencies, highlights some of the risks involved in using crypto-currencies, and discusses some of the potential implications of these technologies for consumers, financial systems, monetary policy and financial regulation…READ MORE

Online Dispute Resolution for Smart Contracts

Smart contracts built in the blockchain are quietly revolutionizing traditional transactions despite their questionable status under current law. At the same time, disputes regarding smart contracts are inevitable, and parties will need means for dealing with smart contract issues…READ MORE