23 August 2023

Cryptocurrencies in Estate Planning and Administration

  • Publications
  • Legal
  • Blockchain / Digital Assets
  • Inheritance / Succession

The advancing digitalisation has an impact on inheritance law. Whereas in the past, bank assets, securities and real estate were bequeathed, today digital assets are also part of the testator’s estate. Various new legal and practical questions arise in this context.

Alexandra Geiger and Stefan Keller published an article on this topic in the Swiss legal journal successio. This article has now been translated into English by the authors and can be downloaded under the following link.