Braden Perry Highlighted in Why Banks Block Cryptocurrency Transactions Article

Braden Perry Highlighted in Why Banks Block Cryptocurrency Transactions Article

Decrypt featured Braden Perry, among other experts, in an article on why banks block cryptocurrency transactions. Over a decade after the inception of Bitcoin and most banks continue to block cryptocurrency transactions. The reason for this varies between jurisdiction and bank. Some banks are choosing to block crypto transactions for legal reasons. For example, China

Mit Winter Leads Webinar on College Athlete Name, Image, and Likeness Laws and College Athlete Compensation

Mit Winter Leads Webinar on College Athlete Name, Image, and Likeness Laws and College Athlete Compensation

Kennyhertz Perry attorney Mit Winter recently led a webinar on potential college athlete name, image, and likeness laws and college athlete compensation.  In the webinar, he covered the state-level NIL bills that have already been passed, potential federal NIL bills, potential NAIA and NCAA legislation, things universities can do to prepare for when NIL compensation

NCAA’s Division II Legislation Committee Advances Name, Image, and Likeness Proposals

NCAA’s Division II Legislation Committee Advances Name, Image, and Likeness Proposals

The Division II Legislation Committee this week recommended several legislative proposals that would permit college athletes at Division II schools to be compensated for the use of their name, image, and likeness (NIL).  The Division I Legislation Committee has not yet issued its initial proposals, but is expected to do so by September 1. The

Ransomware Targeting of K-12 Schools Likely to Increase During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Ransomware Targeting of K-12 Schools Likely to Increase During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Private Industry Notification (PIN) 20200623-001 was being distributed to make private sector partners aware that Cyber actors are likely to increase targeting of K-12 schools during the COVID-19 pandemic because they represent an opportunistic target as more of these institutions transition to distance learning. The FBI does not encourage paying a ransom to cyber actors