Accord Project: The Pioneers of Smart Legal Contracts
GUEST: Anton Vashkevich, Founder & CEO, Contract.one and Simplawyer
ABOUT THE SHOW:
Accord Project is a non-profit, member-driven organization that builds open source code and documentation for smart legal contracts for use by transactional attorneys, business, finance and other professionals who use contracts. Anton will take us behind the scenes of their “Technology Working Group” and explain the opportunities and challenges of automating aspects of legal contracts using blockchain (Smart Contracts).
ABOUT OUR GUEST:
Anton Vashkevich is founder & CEO of Contract.one (a cloud-based solution for multiparty negotiations that speeds up contract workflow) and Simplawyer (a legal tech thinktank). He is a lawyer, developer, analyst and strategist now focusing on Legal Design, Legal Efficiency, Smart Contracts, Law Automation and Legal Software. Anton is an author of a book on business smart contracts and the law automation concept. He currently is leading research on law automation with a team of lawyers, developers, AI experts and linguists.