On January 20, 2021, Perkins Coie attorneys Anna Smith-Sandy and Ernest Simons contributed to the recent update to the American Bar Association (ABA) Derivatives and Futures Law Committee “Digital and Digitized Assets: Federal and State Jurisdictional Issues” white paper.

The white paper was initially created by members of the Innovative Digital Products and Processes Subcommittee (IDPPS) Jurisdiction Working Group in March 2019. The IDPPS has a membership of over 80 attorneys who work extensively in the areas of derivatives law and securities law and related legal fields.