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    Lender-to-thy-Neighbor: P2P Lending in Perspective

    Closely related to the crowdfunding phenomenon has been the evolution of the peer-to-peer (P2P) lending model.1 As the early standard-bearers of P2P prepare to enter the public markets, the model itself is poised for greater industry and regulatory visibility. So what has the undoubtedly impressive growth of P2P revealed thus far and what might it portend for a rapidly shifting and decentralized financial sector?

    / Dec 4, 2014 at 11:23 AM
  • Copyright, Cyberlaw, Intellectual Property, Technology, United Kingdom / Great Britain

    Two British P2P Lawyers Suspended for Being Bloody Wankers

    It doesn’t take much to get people riled up about peer-to-peer file sharing and everything that goes along with it. Who is the RIAA is suing or not suing? Which Oscar-winning director thinks illegal downloading is maybe kind of OK after all? The list goes on and on. Often file-sharing doesn’t much concern us here […]

    14 Comments / / Aug 11, 2011 at 11:13 AM