Poland’s Financial Ombudsman has called on the country’s Ministry of Finance to regulate the cryptocurrency exchanges.
A lawmaker in California has proposed prohibiting the use of bitcoin and other digital currencies for private raffles.
Japan, a relatively quiet and traditionally isolated market, is about to set a precedent that could change the cryptocurrency sector.
A new European Parliament proposal aims to prevent geo-blocking of consumers in the economic bloc, including users of digital currencies.
A new bill in New Hampshire that would exempt users from existing MSB laws took a step forward this week.
Researchers from Canada's central bank argue that private digital currencies like bitcoin won't succeed without some kind of government involvement.
A proposal to study bitcoin regulation in North Dakota has reportedly run into some opposition.
Luis Buenaventura looks at new rules aimed at bitcoin firms in the Philippines, arguing that, cost burden aside, there's reason to be optimistic.
Impending EU laws, although not aimed directly at the blockchain industry, could prove impactful to its practices, says attorney Jacek Czarnecki.
An effort to prohibit the tracking of firearms with distributed ledgers has progressed to the state's Senate.