Conventus Law Joins The Global Legal Blockchain Consortium

Legal News & Analysis - Asia Pacific

6 February, 2019

 

 

Conventus Law, Asia legal focused digital publishers has joined the Global Legal Blockchain Consortium (GLBC). GLBC consists of a group of industry stakeholders focused on enhancing data integrity through blockchain technology.

 

"Blockchain technology is creating enormous opportunities for the legal sector, and we are delighted to join the GLBC so we can collaborate and learn from other leaders in this area to advance the debate on law firm data integrity blockchain" said Stephen Lai, Managing Director at Conventus Law.

 

More than 170 large companies, law firms, software companies, and universities have joined the GLBC to develop standards to govern the use of blockchain technology in the business of law. The consortium focuses on a range of issues, including data integrity, authenticity, security, and privacy for contracts and documents, interoperability between corporate legal departments and law firms, and productivity improvements in the operation of legal departments and law firms. For more information about the GLBC, visit the website https://legalconsortium.org.