Round Table: “Cryptocurrency as a Means of Payment. Financial and Taxation Aspects”

Dear colleagues,

You are invited to participate in the International Interactive Round Table Discussion “Cryptocurrency as a means of payment: financial and tax aspects” which will take place on May 30, 2019 at Kutafin Moscow State Law University (MSAL) hosted by Competition Law Department of Kutafin Moscow State Law University and the editorial of MSAL’s Journal of Law and Digital Economy, jointly with the Moscow Branch of the Association of Lawyers of Russia, with the support of Yustitsinform Publishing House

Vladimir N. Sinyukov – Vice-Rector for Research, Kutafin Moscow State Law University (MSAL), Doctor of Law, Professor, Merited Researcher of the Russian Federation

Maria A. Egorova – Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Law and Digital Economy published by MSAL, Professor at the Department of Competition Law, Deputy Chair of the Executive Committee of Moscow Branch of the Russian Association of Lawyers, Member of the International BRICS Committee for Digital Economy, Doctor of Law, Associate Professor

Imeda A. Tsindeliani – Head of Financial Law Department of the Russian State University of Justice, PhD in Law, Associate Professor.

Topics for discussion:

Legal nature of cryptocurrency, private legal issues of regulation.
The place of cryptocurrency in the system of payment means.
Legal regulation of certain aspects of activities related to cryptocurrency.
Public regulation of relations concerning cryptocurrency in the context of national security risk
Cryptocurrency in the system of civil rights objects
Legal regulation of issue, storage, exchange, purchase and sale of cryptocurrency
Public law problems of relations concerning cryptocurrency.
Taxation of activities related to the issue and use of cryptocurrency

General Partners:
Moscow Branch of Association of Russia’s Lawyers;
Russian –Asian Association of Lawyers;
Association of Russian Diplomats;
Yustitsinform Publishing House

Time and Venue:
Russia, Moscow, 9 Sadovaya-Kudrinskaya st.
Kutafin Moscow State Law University, 2nd floor, Research Council Hall

Preliminary Program:
Round Table Sessions (14.00-18.00)

Registration of participants, Presentation of the Journal of Law and Digital Economy (14.00-14.30)
Welcome of the organizers (14.30-14.45)
Interactive discussion (14.45-18.00)

To participate in our round table discussion, please kindly apply by responding this email and submitting the filled in firm attached to this email to before April 10, 2019.

We invite for participation researchers, university teachers/lecturers and practical lawyers.

Best regards,

Maria A. Egorova