Antitrust Implications of Blockchain: New Opportunities, Same Old Risks


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The introduction of blockchain technology opened opportunities for more efficient and more secure business transactions. Anticompetitive practices carried out by blockchain participants remain a top subject to antitrust scrutiny as to what information will be accessed by intermediaries or third parties, including their competitors. However, while blockchain technology presents various innovative and start-up opportunities, its application in the competitive conduct may raise several issues and threats.

As companies and businesses look into implementing blockchain technology, the enforcement of necessary precautions and safeguards become more important in order to maximize the immense potential of blockchain while minimizing the risks of facing costly antitrust problems.

In this LIVE webcast, a panel of distinguished professionals and thought leaders brought together by The Knowledge Group will help firms and organizations better understand the important aspects and practical application of this significant topic. They will provide an in-depth discussion of the antitrust implications of blockchain technology. Speakers will also offer best practices to minimize the likelihood of non-compliance, risks, and pitfalls. 

Some of the major topics that will be covered in this course are:

  • Blockchain Technology and its Antitrust Implications: An In-Depth Analysis
  • Potential Antitrust Issues Raised by Blockchain Integration
  • Promises and Opportunities
  • Practical Tips and Best Practices
  • What to Expect in 2020