School of Economics, Business Administration and Legal Studies, LLM in Transnational and European Commercial Law, Mediation, Arbitration and Energy Law
This dissertation was written as part of the
LLM in Transnational and European
Commercial Law, Mediation, Arbitration and Energy Law,
at the International Hellenic
I was engaged in researching and writing this thesis from September 2016
to January 2017.
This dissertation conducts a study around the crowdfunding focusing on its
legal environment. Crowdfunding is a nascent
business of raising money
through an online platform unlike the traditional sources of financing.
large amounts spent by millions crowdfunding backers worldwide, there
that should be taken into consideration before running a crowdfunding
campaign or before investing in a crowdfunded project.
The aim of this study is to
explore the legal gaps
discuss the legal issues that may be emerged and recommend
follow in order to avoid
being caught in the toils of the