Advisors to the U.S. Customs and Border Protection is gearing up to research the application of blockchain to the agency's trade functions.
The U.S. Secretary of the Treasury, Steven Mnuchin, has said his department is looking into the illegal uses of cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin.
Hard forks of bitcoin are creating new wealth that the U.S. tax agency will want to tax, but it's still unclear just how to report these new assets.
FinCEN's cryptocurrency practices are set to be reviewed by the U.S. Treasury Department's inspector general.
A lawsuit seeking class action status has been filed in California against the founders and promoters of the controversial Tezos blockchain project.
New charges have been filed against a New York businessman accused in September of defrauding investors through two initial coin offerings (ICOs).
Celebrities who endorse initial coin offerings may be in violation of the law, the SEC said today.
E-commerce giant Amazon has registered three cryptocurrency-related web domains, online records show.
A Canadian court ruled against the organizer of an ICO after it was alleged that they repeatedly violated orders to cease soliciting investors.
U.S. Attorney General Jeffrey Sessions is concerned about the use of bitcoin by dark markets online.