Braden Perry Featured in Cointelegraph Article on Decentralization and Security Issues with Decentralized Apps

Braden Perry Featured in Cointelegraph Article on Decentralization and Security Issues with Decentralized Apps

On January 9th, on Cointelegraph posted an article discussing Google and Apple’s flip-flop on Crypto. The proliferation of Decentralized Apps (“DApps”) and the lack of regulatory clarity creates a headache for tech giants. Among other experts, Braden Perry discusses security issues and regulation with (“DApps”). “Regulation is inevitable. How it will affect crypto depends on

Contractors and Subcontractors Should Update Their Standard Construction Contract Terms

Contractors and Subcontractors Should Update Their Standard Construction Contract Terms

A recent appellate decision in Kansas has given general contractors and subcontractors one more reason to contact an attorney to discuss the standard terms in their construction contracts.  In the case Drywall Systems, Inc. v. A. Arnold of Kansas City, LLC, the Kansas Court of Appeals found that the contractor was not entitled to attorneys

Braden Perry Discusses the Legality of Live Streaming in Classrooms with Parents.com

Braden Perry Discusses the Legality of Live Streaming in Classrooms with Parents.com

On Parents.com, Perry is highlighted discussing the legality of teachers using a live-stream feature in their classrooms. One particular mom discovered her child’s classroom was being live-streamed via a Facebook page, where over 100,000 followers were watching. Many teachers have been using live footage on Facebook, and other forms of social media to market and

Ben Tompkins Named Chair of KCMBA’s Tax Law Committee

Ben Tompkins Named Chair of KCMBA’s Tax Law Committee

Kennyhertz Perry attorney Ben Tompkins has been named chair of the Tax Law Committee for 2020. This committee considers the laws and procedures pertaining to federal, state and local taxation; promotes its fair and just administration; studies and reports upon proposed, necessary or desirable legislation; and promotes legal education to members of KCMBA and the

National Association of Collegiate Esports Introduces Intent to Compete Form for Collegiate Esports Athletes

National Association of Collegiate Esports Introduces Intent to Compete Form for Collegiate Esports Athletes

Collegiate esports are booming. When the National Association of Collegiate Esports (NACE), the institutional association of varsity esports programs for U.S. colleges and universities, was formed in July of 2016 only seven schools had varsity esports programs. Three and a half years later, NACE now has over 170 member schools. And those schools have awarded

Mit Winter Named a Top 100 Sports Law Twitter Account to Follow in 2020

Mit Winter Named a Top 100 Sports Law Twitter Account to Follow in 2020

Advocacy for Fairness in Sports, a non-profit dedicated to providing access and analysis of sports law cases and investigative sports journalism, has included Kennyhertz Perry attorney Mit Winter on its list of Top 100 sports law twitter accounts to follow for 2020. Mit regularly tweets about sports law issues, with an emphasis on college sports

DHSS Reverses Course on Releasing Denied Applicant Scoring Sheets

DHSS Reverses Course on Releasing Denied Applicant Scoring Sheets

The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services (“ DHSS”) appears to have reversed its position on releasing the scoring sheets of applicants who were denied cultivation licenses. Because the DHSS has broad authority to issue additional licenses to settle appeals, many denied applicants are planning on appealing their denial. Article XIV, Section 1.3(23) of

Mit Winter named Chair of KCMBA’s Sports and Entertainment Law Committee

Mit Winter named Chair of KCMBA’s Sports and Entertainment Law Committee

Kennyhertz Perry attorney Mit Winter has been named Chair of the Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association’s Sports and Entertainment Law Committee.  This is Mit’s second stint as Chair of the committee.  He also served as chair when he founded the committee several years ago.  As chair, Mit will be in charge of planning events and

Kennyhertz Perry Recognized as a 2019 Top Legal Innovation Honoree in Missouri Lawyers Weekly

Kennyhertz Perry Recognized as a 2019 Top Legal Innovation Honoree in Missouri Lawyers Weekly

Missouri Lawyers Media honors 25 attorneys, businesses and firms within the state for their innovative work in emerging practice areas, services and business policies. Kennyhertz Perry has been recognized as one of the first to develop expertise in the up and coming practice area of Cannabis Law. “This group reflects trailblazers and early adopters who

Mit Winter Appointed as Regional Captain for Sports Lawyers Association’s Outreach Committee

Mit Winter Appointed as Regional Captain for Sports Lawyers Association’s Outreach Committee

Kennyhertz Perry attorney Mit Winter has been appointed as Regional Captain in the states of Kansas and Missouri for the Sports Lawyers Association’s (“SLA”) Outreach Committee.  As a regional captain, Mit will assist with the facilitation and organization of SLA Outreach Events that promote the SLA and its member benefits, allow for networking opportunities, and