Budding Decentralized Finance Industry Comes With Risks

6 minute read | August.21.2020

The sudden rise of Compound Labs Inc.'s COMP governance token in recent months pushed decentralized finance into the headlines, raising the profile of blockchain-based finance systems to a more mainstream audience.

This article provides a short primer on decentralized finance and discusses some of the key legal risks facing the industry.

Originally published in Law360; reprinted with permission.