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Disputes and Smart Contracts: traditional solutions to modern problems?

The technology to create so-called smart contracts has been around since computers were invented. Until relatively recently smart contracts were largely rudimentary with limited take-up and use, but as attitudes change towards a more widespread use of smart contracts driven by more recent innovations, the risks associated with them need to be understood.

This article outlines the fundamentals of smart contracts and their legal implications, before exploring likely areas for future disputes and can be downloaded below.

You can also view other future facing disputes insights papers by visiting our Future Facing Disputes page.

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Future Facing Disputes - Disputes and Smart Contracts
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Ben Trust
Ben Trust
Partner
London
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Guy Pendell
Partner
London
Louise Pearce
Louise Pearce
Associate
London
Zoe Homer
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