Are NFTs Securities? with Brian Frye

David has been obsessed with this topic for the last couple weeks.
Jan 3, 20231 min read

It's time to get to the bottom of this: Are NFTs securities?

On the way down this rabbit hole, we found lawyer Brian Frye, who has some fascinating and novel takes on this very issue.

Brian is a law professor at the University of Kentucky, and recently wrote an article in Coindesk titled NFTs Are Securities and It’s Great.


0:00 Intro

7:30 Are All NFTs Securities?

14:00 Triggered by the Word

19:30 Trolling the SEC

29:20 A Really Good Tool

36:00 New Securities

44:55 Use a Different Term

53:30 Creative Assets

1:01:00 Copyright Law and Clout Sales

1:09:30 A Medium of Value Capture

1:14:00 Public Goods

1:19:00 Closing


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