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CFTC Chair Rostin Behnam speaks at DC Fintech Week (Nikhilesh De/CoinDesk)
Ooki DAO Case So ‘Egregious,’ CFTC Had No Choice, Chair Behnam Says
"Don't expect this to be a free pass," he said of using a DAO to evade U.S. laws.
CFTC Chair Rostin Behnam speaks at DC Fintech Week (Nikhilesh De/CoinDesk)

Rostin Behnam
‘Fear’ May Be Keeping Ooki DAO From Mounting Defense Against CFTC
Time is running out for the DAO to respond to court filings in what could be a major test for crypto governance.
Rostin Behnam

CDCROP: Commissioner Summer K. Mersinger (CFTC/Shutterstock)
CFTC’s Regulation by Enforcement Needs to Change, Commissioner Says
Summer K. Mersinger told CoinDesk TV’s “First Mover" that Congress needs to establish clear rules for DAOs.
CDCROP: Commissioner Summer K. Mersinger (CFTC/Shutterstock)

CDCROP: Rostin Behnam Commissioner of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (Suzanne Cordeiro/Shutterstock/CoinDesk)
Second Crypto Group Objects to CFTC's Use of Chatbot to Serve Legal Papers
The DeFi Education Fund wants the CFTC to identify and serve Ooki DAO's actual members, rather than just serve the DAO at large.
CDCROP: Rostin Behnam Commissioner of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (Suzanne Cordeiro/Shutterstock/CoinDesk)

CDCROP: Video game controller. (Martínez/Unsplash)
Mythical Games Creates Mythos Foundation to Decentralize Web3 Gaming
The gaming technology company is also expanding its ecosystem with the Mythos DAO and the $MYTH governance token.
CDCROP: Video game controller. (Martínez/Unsplash)

Sushiswap
With Crypto Governance in CFTC Crosshairs, SushiSwap Mulls Legal Shakeup
Outside lawyers have told Sushi to restructure around legal entities. In the wake of Ooki, will the DAO listen?
Sushiswap

Commodity Futures Trading Commission office in Washington
Court Rules CFTC Legally Served Ooki DAO Through Help Bot
The ruling came the same day a group of crypto lawyers and developers filed to join the CFTC's case against Ooki DAO.
Commodity Futures Trading Commission office in Washington

(DALL-E/CoinDesk)
Student Organizations Pull Their Weight in DeFi Protocol Governance
Crypto-curious students find valuable hands-on experience and empowerment in policy elections, a typically low-participation area of the Web3 ecosystem
(DALL-E/CoinDesk)

CDCROP: Australian Made CMI H2D Home Safe With La Gard 3750 Digital Electronic Lock. An example of basic home safe that can bolted to a concrete floor (Creative Commons)
Digital Asset Manager Safe to Offer Governance Token for SafeDAO
The multibillion-dollar digital asset management platform aims to decentralize its growth and governance through SAFE and SafeDAO.
CDCROP: Australian Made CMI H2D Home Safe With La Gard 3750 Digital Electronic Lock. An example of basic home safe that can bolted to a concrete floor (Creative Commons)

CDCROP: CFTC logo
The CFTC Served Ooki DAO Papers by Posting Them in an Online Discussion Forum
The CFTC’s motion for alternative service asks a California judge to approve of the unconventional way Ooki DAO members were served.
CDCROP: CFTC logo