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Erin Fonté Authors Section of Metropolitan Corporate Counsel Roundtable Article on Bitcoin

July 17, 2015

Erin Fonté, Austin-based member in Dykema’s Corporate Finance Practice Group, authored a section of the Metropolitan Corporate Counsel roundtable article, “On Bitcoin: Voices from the cutting edge,” which appeared in the July/August issue.

Fonté’s section, “Impact of Virtual Currencies on Payments and Transactions,” discusses bitcoin’s potential effect on the financial services industry. She also points out that it is unlikely that a ubiquitous payment method can really take off without being paired with government-issued and government-backed currency.

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