Marc Boiron is a blockchain attorney and FisherBroyles Partner. FisherBroyles is a cloud-based full service law firm “for the twenty-first century” – with law offices in cities across the United States. Marc’s legal practice includes the intersection of securities laws with blockchain-based digital assets.
In this conversation, Marc and Derek talk through SEC Commissioner Hester Peirce’s recent ‘Safe Harbor’ proposal, which aims to remedy some of the issues the industry has seen in the application of securities laws to digital assets. The episode kick off walking through a background on the different approaches blockchain networks have taken to bootstrap their networks over the last decade. Marc also evaluates the ‘Safe Harbor’ itself and its proposed provisions. Finally, Marc and Derek work through the various pieces of feedback attorneys and builders in the space have provided in the weeks after the ‘Safe Harbor’ proposal was announced and detailed.