Cryptosecurities may not be subject to commercial transactions law under the US Uniform Commercial Code (UCC), according to new research.
Commonwealth governments should regulate bitcoin, according to the Commonwealth's Virtual Currencies Working Group.
Several officials from India’s central bank have spoken out about cryptocurrencies during recent conference appearances.
Nigeria's Central Bank has called out for bitcoin regulation in an attempt to curb money laundering and avoid international sanctions, reports claim.
The Spanish tax authorities have clarified how the country's existing tax law should be applied to bitcoin losses.
FinCEN has issued a new ruling applicable to US businesses seeking to tokenize commodities for blockchain-based trading.
CoinDesk is keeping track of both the companies that apply for a BitLicense and those that decide to stop operating in New York state.
Japanese attorney Akihiro Shiba examines what the recent Tokyo District Court ruling on a Mt Gox case means for the status of bitcoin in Japan.
Civil and criminal lawyer Jared Marx explains how US law applies to non-US cryptocurrency companies.
CoinDesk has spoken to various bitcoin companies to breakdown the cost of the BitLicense application process both in monetary and non-monetary terms.