Cell and desktop reference device defines practically 600 trade phrases.
NEW YORK, Sept. 22, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Latham & Watkins LLP1 is happy to publish the second version of The Book of Jargon® — Blockchain, Crypto & Web3, a complete digital glossary developed for the enterprise, educational, and authorized communities. The useful resource renders the customarily advanced vocabulary, acronyms, and slang of the blockchain, cryptocurrency, and Web3 sector extra accessible and comprehensible to all.
With practically 600 phrases, the user-friendly glossary is roughly double the dimensions of the primary version, incorporating a whole lot of recent phrases to mirror developments in key areas reminiscent of decentralized finance (DeFi), non-fungible tokens (NFTs), and the metaverse.
Andrew Moyle, World Chair of Latham’s Fintech Trade Group, mentioned: “Our up to date digital glossary helps gamers throughout the digital belongings and Web3 ecosystem sustain with the fast-evolving area. A worldwide, interdisciplinary staff developed this useful resource to assist clarify the know-how underlying disruptive applied sciences, in addition to authorized and regulatory terminology surrounding the trade.”
Latham companions Stephen Wink, Yvette Valdez, Stuart Davis, Simon Hawkins, and Ghaith Mahmood led a world staff of legal professionals throughout practices, together with Digital Assets & Web3, Financial Regulatory, Emerging Companies, Technology Transactions, Payments, and Intellectual Property & Software Licensing, to compile a whole lot of regularly used phrases and craft concise definitions to assist customers navigate the trade’s terminology extra shortly and successfully.
The E book of Jargon® — Blockchain, Crypto & Web3 is obtainable as an online resource, a PDF, and a free cell app within the App Store and on Google Play. It will also be accessed on the agency’s web site underneath the Digital Assets & Web3 Practice web page.
Different matters in Latham’s Book of Jargon® series embrace: Rising Corporations; Environmental, Social & Governance; European Capital Markets and Financial institution Finance; World Mergers & Acquisitions; Healthcare & Life Sciences; Hedge Funds; Worldwide Arbitration; Grasp Restricted Partnerships; Oil & Fuel; Patent Trial & Enchantment Board; Venture Finance; Restructuring & Particular Conditions; and US Company and Financial institution Finance.
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Andrew Moyle, Fintech Trade Group World Chair, +44.20.7710.1078
Stephen Wink, Digital Property & Web3 Apply Co-Chair, +1.212.906.1229
Yvette Valdez, Digital Property & Web3 Apply Co-Chair, +1.212.906.1797
Stuart Davis, Digital Property & Web3 Apply Co-Chair, +44.20.7710.1821
Simon Hawkins, Digital Property & Web3 Apply Co-Chair, +852.2912.2733
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