A U.S. district judge has handed down a default judgment worth $8.2 million against the CEO of the collapsed Cryptsy exchange.
New regulations that apply money transmitter laws to cryptocurrency exchanges have gone into effect in the U.S. state of Washington.
A legal expert discusses the potential impact of a new SEC report on the use of blockchain-based tokens for fundraising.
The number of cryptocurrency and blockchain patent applications in the US has nearly doubled in the past year, USPTO data reveals.
The US government has unsealed an indictment against BTC-e and one of its alleged operators, assessing a $110m fine against the bitcoin exchange.
The SEC said today that the offering and sale of digital tokens "are subject to the requirements of the federal securities laws".
A regulatory exemption for digital currency traders in New Hampshire is set to take effect next week.
A Texas Congressman is seeking to make public his views on cryptocurrency regulation following a hearing in Washington.
The former CEO of defunct cryptocurrency mining company GAW Miners is likely to plead guilty to a federal wire fraud charge later this week.
Distributed ledger startup Symbiont gave a demo of how blockchain could be used to rethink share trading at a congressional event this week.