Code [will be] Law - Unqualified Opinions #17

TLDR Important if unofficial comments from the CFTC that we need to push back on as an industry. Namely, that smart contract developers could be held accountable for publishing code that is misused for unregistered / illegal exchange, prediction markets or derivatives. There’s legal precedent that protects developers from this overreach, and the “engage or else” insinuation should be strongly challenged. This is different from centralized exchanges pushing back on regulation. Code is protected speech, and the courts have ruled as much.

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