1 Mar 2018
Denis Aleinikov, Senior Partner at Aleinikov&Partners law firm, spoke at the first International Legal Forum on digital law "CryptoSreda ", which took place in Moscow on 1-2 March at the Centre of Blockchain Competence established by Vnesheconombank and NUST "MISIS".
During the panel discussion "Cryptojurisdiction", which was also attended by Boris Titov, the authorized representative of the President of Russia on Entrepreneurs Rights, Kairat Kaliev, Managing Director of the International Financial Center «Astana», Anatoly Bobrakov, Deputy Director General of the Far Eastern Development Fund, Vasily Shestyuk, Chairman of the Committee for Expertise and Standardization of Innovation projects of the Eurasian Economic Cooperation Organization and others, the experts reviewed the main legal regimes of cryptocurrency regulation, as well as approaches of foreign countries to the assessment of blockchain and its products. Denis Aleinikov told about Belarusian experience with the adoption of blockchain economy legal regulation.
Within the framework of the Forum an agreement on cooperation between Aleinikov and Partners Law Firm and the VEB-Innovation Fund was signed. Among the aims of the agreement are joint participation in drafting proposals on improving the legislation of Belarus and Russia in the sphere blockchain-based activities legal regulation, and preparation of common standards of best practices for the activities of cryptoplatform operators, ICO operators, including their KYC/CFT/AML standards.