The Commodity Futures Trading Commission has filed a lawsuit against a New York-based man and his company for allegedly running a bitcoin scam.
Former Commodity Futures Trading Commission head Bart Chilton wrote that bitcoin's volatility indicates artificial inflation of its price.
J. Christopher Giancarlo, CFTC chair, has called on government agencies to embrace blockchain, saying it's in the national interest to do so.
The CFTC has named one of its leaders as the new sponsor for its technical advisory committee – and he wants to see it work on blockchain issues.
A major defense spending bill passed by the US Senate yesterday calls for a blockchain study, public records show.
Collaboration, not competition: that's the message an advisor to Russian President Vladimir Putin is putting forward in a new interview.
Arizona legislators are turning the state into a blockchain hub by making smart contracts legally binding, and startups are taking the bait.
SEC officials will discuss blockchain at an event in mid-October, according to public records.
A legal deep dive into how Canada's recent ruling on initial coin offerings could impact the market.
A top legal ethics board in Nebraska has weighed in on the issue of cryptocurrency payments for lawyers.