Blockchain and smart contracts: the EU's (lacking) view

Agostini, Luca (A.A. 2020/2021) Blockchain and smart contracts: the EU's (lacking) view. Tesi di Laurea in Business law and ICT, Luiss Guido Carli, relatore Andrea Giannaccari, pp. 55. [Bachelor's Degree Thesis]

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The blockchain technology and the role of smart contracts. What is a blockchain? What are smart contracts? Summing up. From the current European legal perspective. The legal issues of blockchain & the legality of smart contracts. Rule of code vs. rule of law: from “code is law” to “law is code”. The rise of “lex cryptographia”. GDPR: can DLTs be squared with the European data protection law? The “blockchain antitrust paradox”: does blockchain represent the death of antitrust law? Shaping the European digital future: a new governance for EU. A short premise. Blockchain & DLTs for a digital government: the Maltese case. The status of initial coin offerings (ICOs) within the EU. Legal regulation of cryptocurrencies in Europe. An American comparison: the State of Wyoming. Final proposal: a (late) “Sandbox-approach” for EU.


Bibliografia: pp. 48-50. Sitografia: pp. 51-54.

Thesis Type: Bachelor's Degree Thesis
Institution: Luiss Guido Carli
Degree Program: Bachelor's Degree Programs > Bachelor's Degree Program in Management and Computer Science, English language (L-18)
Chair: Business law and ICT
Thesis Supervisor: Giannaccari, Andrea
Academic Year: 2020/2021
Session: Summer
Deposited by: Alessandro Perfetti
Date Deposited: 22 Nov 2021 11:32
Last Modified: 22 Nov 2021 11:32


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