Blockchain for Lawyers

Blockchain for Lawyers

When it comes to Blockchain, cryptocurrency trading, crimes related to cryptocurrency, and current legal status of Blockchain and cryptocurrency knowledge is a valuable asset. This course delivers knowledge of cryptocurrency and Blockchain from the perspective of the law.

This course gives an understanding of bitcoin, cryptocurrency, the cryptocurrency marketplace and Blockchain from the legal perspective such that lawyers can begin down the specialization path. Learners will develop an understandings of the advantages and disadvantages of cryptocurrency and Blockchain. Attendees don’t have to have any blockchain or crypto knowledge. However, understanding Bitcoin and blockchain technology is highly valuable. Course attendees will learn how to gain insight into cryptocurrencies and Blockchain and understand how they are used and misused. Also, the current legal environment is presented.

Continuing Law Education (CLE):
2.5 CLE Credits – Law Practice Management
19 CLE Credits – Areas of Professional Practice

Courses in this Certificate Program

  • 20 Total Hours
  • OnDemand: 10 Hours
  • Instructor Led: 10 Hours
  • Tuition: $395
Courses in this ProgramHours Delivery Method
Student Orientation 1 HourLive Online Instructor Led
Blockchain for Lawyers 15 Hours OnDemand - Instructor Supported
Student Orientation5 HoursLive Online Instructor Led

Upcoming LIVE Instruction Dates

There are no upcoming events.

Program Objectives

Upon successful completion of this intensive program, participants will be able to:

Blockchain Overview

Regulatory Environment Overview, by region

Cryptocurrency, Securities, Governance and Exchanges

Certificate of Completion

BCA Microcredentical – Blockchain for Laywers


No prior blockchain or computer programming experience required.

Blockchain Foundations is recommended, but not required.

Target Audience

Anyone interested in learning more about cryptocurrency and blockchain.

Sample Course Content

Module 1: Blockchain Overview

  • BFL-M1: An Overview of Blockchain
  • BFL-M1: Cryptography & Exchange of Value
  • BFL-M1: Definitions, Ledgers, Mining and Participants
  • BFL-M1: Securities & Smart Contracts

Module 2: Regulatory Environment Overview, by region

  • BFL-M2″ US State Laws
  • BFL-M2: European Union
  • BFL-M2: Europe cont. & Intl. Developments
  • BFL-M2: International Agencies
  • BFL-M2: International cont. & Other Noteworthy Jurisdictions

Module 3: Cryptocurrency, Securities, Governance and Exchanges

  • BFL-M3-L1: Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency
  • BFL-M3-L2: Cryptocurrency (continued) & Securities
  • BFL-M3-L3: Securities (continued) and ICOs
  • BFL-M3-L4: ICOs cont. and Intro to Rewards & Tokens
  • BFL-M3-L5: Corporate Governance and (The/A) DAO

Bundled Certificate Programs Related to The Course

Certified Blockchain Legal & Regulatory Professional

Program Info

  • Dates: Rolling Enrollment
  • Location: OnDemand & LIVE Instructor Led Online AMA
  • Tuition: $695
  • Tuition Assistance
  • 20 Total Hours
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Additional Information

  • Guest Lectures & Networking
  • Student Orientation
  • Weekly LIVE Instructor AMAs

Continuing Law Education

  • 2.5 CLE Credits – Law Practice Management
  • 19 CLE Credits – Areas of Professional Practice

Exam Voucher Included

  • Blockchain for Lawyers Microcredential
  • Issuing Body: Blockchain Certification Association (BCA)
  • 30 Questions
  • Pass Rate 75% – two exam attempts

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