Catherine Burke Gives Primer on Blockchain Law to Tax and Estate Lawyers

Gravel & Shea Attorney Catherine Burke recently gave two presentations on blockchain law at The Tax and Estate Planning Forum in San Diego, California. In an overview seminar, Catherine focused on understanding the technology itself as well as the new corporate structure, a blockchain-based limited […]

Vermont’s Latest Blockchain Pilot Project Aims to Enhance Community Engagement

A pilot of a smart governance app launching soon in South Burlington, Vermont continues to gain attention as a model for city governments interested in communicating with residents in real time. The groundbreaking blockchain app should be available to residents of South Burlington in June, […]

Registration Open for March 27th Blockchain Symposium in Burlington, Vermont

by Catherine Burke A Blockchain Symposium featuring leading distributed ledger technology speakers is coming to Champlain College (in Burlington, Vermont) on March 27, 2019.  The event promises great professional networking, business development, and educational opportunities, both for seasoned blockchain professionals and for businesses and students […]

State of Vermont Launches Blockchain Pilot for Captive Insurance Industry

Vermont Secretary of State Jim Condos and Department of Financial Regulation Commissioner Michael Pieciak are working together to explore the possible uses of blockchain technology in the captive insurance industry’s recordkeeping practices.  On January 10, 2019, the State issued a Request for Information from vendors […]

Launch of New Blockchain Technology Trade Association and Vermont State Working Group

by Catherine Burke Vermont is taking further steps to cement itself as a leading location for blockchain companies after passing legislation that has attracted blockchain companies to the state.  This week, two new groups launched to support the distributed ledger technology industry and identify new […]