EU Parliament Passes Blockchain, ICO and Cryptocurrencies Resolution

The EU Parliament have this week passed resolution on  Distributed ledger technologies and blockchains: building trust with disintermediation

The approved text addresses several issues:

Blockchain in the university and research sectors

Blockchain in the field of copyright and intellectual property in general

Blockchain and cryptocurrency

Blockchain and protection of personal data (GDPR)

Smart contracts

Infrastructure security

Blockchain, Public Administration and electronic voting

Regulation of ICOs (initial money offerings)

European legal framework and national rules on the blockchain