Russian Duma approves first reading of bill that regulates all aspects of the blockchain industry, including defining crypto as property
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A former Digital Asset executive and a long-time securities lawyer have started a new law firm that will focus exclusively on blockchain clients.
A Colorado bill that would more clearly define whether certain digital assets qualify as securities, was voted down in the state Senate on the last day of the legislative session
It’s the combination of internal and external rules that ultimately dictates how blockchain-based platforms will operate, says Primavera De Filippi.
A recent class action suit against Ripple alleges that the company misled investors by implying that they would profit from buying XRP
How soon could France become a crypto power? Let’s analyze the ins and outs of French blockchain regulation
US lawmakers will meet for a hearing on blockchain tech’s potential role in supply chain management and stopping counterfeit goods next week
A framework that strives to enable compliant U.S. token sales may have come under fire in the press, but it’s still widely used by entrepreneurs.
While fraud and ‘bad actors’ are a concern in the crypto industry, US Rep. Patrick McHenry says Congress should not rush to regulate.
MEPs vote in favor of amending EU AML transparency laws, which will put an end to anonymity in the crypto trading sphere. #NEWS
Cryptocurrencies are regularly accused of causing “deaths in a fairly direct way” (as Bill Gates put it). A report released by The Foundation for Defense of Democracies found that less than one percent of Bitcoin is used for illegal purposes. Bitcoin Not as Criminal as Some Might Think Aaron Shamo, a 28-year-old Bitcoin enthusiast who became… […]
Mufti Muhammad Abu Bakar, a sharia advisor and compliance officer at Blossom Finance in Jakarta, Indonesia, has published a paper that indicates that the purchasing of Bitcoin by Muslims can be permitted (Halal) in certain situations. These comments by come at the end of a week that saw the annual Sharia conference of the Accounting […]
The Bermuda Monetary Authority has published a consultation paper that is seeking public feedback on a proposed regulation on cryptocurrencies.
Defendants from My Big Coin Pay, which is being sued by the CFTC for fraud, argue that the agency lacks jurisdiction over the case.