Partners Fausto Sanchez and David Levine are currently serving as Vice-Chair and Co-Chair of the American Bar Association’s International Ethics Committee, and served as a panelist and moderator, respectively, at the Section of International Law’s Annual Conference in Washington, D.C., today. The panel was titled: Digital Currency – The Ethical Considerations of Accepting Cryptocurrency as Payment for Legal Services. Their presentation addressed considerations related to OFAC sanctions, money transmitter licensing, anti-money laundering concerns, and specific issues with certain cryptocurrencies, such as Venezuela’s Petromoneda.
SFL is excited to welcome Allison Gonzalez and Elizabeth Francisco to its litigation team. Allison joins SFL as an associate attorney and will be working