"Budding decentralized finance industry comes with risks" by Ali M. Abugheida (Law360)
Law360Ali M. Abugheida
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.