US Trade Regulator Launches Blockchain Working Group
The Federal Trade Commission has formed a working group to examine the ways in which blockchain and cryptocurrencies will affect its missions.
The U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC) is warning consumers warns about a new type of bitcoin scam that attempts to blackmail men.
Regulators, lawyers and cryptocurrency experts discussed ways of protecting investors at the FTC's "Decrypting Cryptocurrency Scams" workshop Monday.
Four promoters of crypto-denominated chain-referral scams are ordered to pay fines totaling less than $500,000.
The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) is planning to host a workshop on cryptocurrency scams and fraud in June.
U.S. Magistrate Lurana Snow has recommended that a preliminary injunction be enforced against four alleged scammers.