What is Digital Mining? Behind the Distributed Ledger Curtain

What is Digital “Mining?” Blockchain or distributed ledger technology is a shared ledger, duplicated across a network of computers or operators of “nodes” on the network, typically referred to as “Miners”.   Blockchain secures the data using encryption and the decentralized manner of retaining individual records across a wide group of operators of nodes, so that… READ MORE

NSCP & Oyster Consulting Webinar: The MCDC Initiative

On June 18, 2015, the SEC released its first settlements with municipal securities underwriters on their continuing disclosure obligations under SEC rule 15c2-12, also known as “MCDC”. These come after firms self-reported violations of compliance with the rule last fall. It is estimated that hundreds of additional settlements may be in process. Join us on… READ MORE

Henry Komansky, JD of Oyster Consulting (Bermuda) Ltd. Presents Continuing Legal Education Lecture

Oyster Consulting (Bermuda) Ltd. lecture discussed changes to Bermuda’s Anti-Money Laundering/Anti-Terrorist Finance requirements   Oyster Consulting (Bermuda) Ltd Consultant Henry M. Komansky, J.D., presented a CLE lecture to the Bermuda Bar Association on 17 February 2016 to discuss changes to Bermuda’s Anti-Money Laundering/Anti-Terrorist Financing requirements. On 1 January 2016, the long-pending Bermuda Proceeds of Crime… READ MORE