Forbes reports “While technology has transformed almost every sector of our lives from publishing to music to transportation, it has only begun to remake financial services, one of the most highly regulated industries. But the arrival of Bitcoin and the technology behind it, often called blockchain, is sure to hasten that change — and that will in turn unleash a tsunami of adaptation across a variety of industries ranging from energy to intellectual property to government affairs to international trade.

To serve the many companies that will be affected by these repercussions, international law firm Steptoe & Johnson Tuesday announces the expansion of its practice helping blockchain companies into a multidisciplinary one that also targets companies who will feel the technology’s impact.” Read More