Michael Goodwin QC discusses Crypto Fraud for Taxing Matters podcast

March 7, 2022

Michael Goodwin QC discusses Crypto Fraud in a podcast with RPC’s Alice Kemp who hosts the “Taxing Matters” podcast. This is a fast moving and significant area of the law with increasing numbers of people and businesses falling victim to crypto fraud.

He comments:

“Crypto is fast becoming a mainstream alternative and is increasingly challenging traditional finance systems. Additionally, it has also provided a new opportunity for criminal behaviour. I thoroughly enjoyed discussing the fast-moving legal landscape of Crypto Fraud with Alice Kemp and the team at RPC Law Firm on the latest episode of #TaxingMatters.”

The podcast looks at “The legal landscape of crypto fraud” and covers the following topics:

-Why is Crypto important?
-Why are enhanced protections important?
-New technologies and risk of fraud, are the portrayals by media true?
-Computer Misuse Act 1990 is no longer fit for purpose- what should Government be doing?
-How can criminal law help us address crypto-fraud?
-What should individuals, or companies do, if they encounter a crypto fraud issue

Listen to podcast here: [RPC]
Full transcript here: [RPC]