The rise of blockchain technology has also given rise to non-fungible tokens (NFTs) which are now part of our everyday parlance. This session will discuss the legal and practical implications of the minting and sale of non-fungible tokens (NFTs) as well as some of the technical mechanics of an NFT. The speakers will also discuss the trademark issues which arise in the sale of NFTs and what brands can do to address NFTs that infringe on their brand. Attendees will leave the session with an understanding of some of the technical aspects of NFTs, how they impact their brand, and recent case law relating to NFTs.
Fenwick IP partner Mark Jansen will participate on a panel addressing the following topics:
- Legal and practical implications of NFTs.
- Trademark issues associated with the sale of NFTs.
- What brands can do to address NFTs that infringe on their brand.
View more details on the Masterclass and list of speakers here.