Browsing the "Law" Tag

Crypto Lawyer Drew Hinkes Joins Firm to Help ICO Issuers Fight Back

| Anna Baydakova

Blockchain lawyer Andrew Hinkes has joined has joined legal services firm Carlton Fields, where he will focus on litigating cases for token sellers.

Road to Consensus with Jake Chervinsky: Crypto Twitter’s Favorite Lawyer

| Pete Rizzo

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Bitcoin Has a Florida Problem

| Justin S. Wales

Jurisdictions that lack clear guidance or take a hostile view of blockchain and crypto hurt the industry. Florida is doing both.

Lawyers Rush In: New UNH Blockchain Program Nabs Big-Name Speakers

| Leigh Cuen

“A crypto winter for the price is a crypto summer for attorneys." And University of New Hampshire Law School is now addressing that demand.

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Security Token Offerings: A Way Past the SEC’s Incomplete Crypto Guidance?

| Chi-Ru Jou

Are STOs a way to pass the SEC's incomplete crypto guidance? Chi-Ru Jou explains what are the unresolved legal issues for STOs in the coming year.

Crypto Exchange Kraken Says US Subpoenas Becoming ‘Barrier to Entry’

| Yogita Khatri

Kraken says that the cost of handling subpoenas is fast becoming a “barrier to entry” in the U.S., as global data requests triple year on year.

7 Legal Questions That Will Define Blockchain in 2019

| Jenny Leung

In this exclusive op-ed, Jenny Leung, an Australian attorney who formerly worked for the country's financial regulator, explained 7 legal questions…

The Cost of Not Engaging Regulators

| Zachary Fallon & James Blakemore

Regulators are going to regulate the digital asset space with or without the participation of the people and businesses in it.

US Lawmakers File Bill to Exempt Cryptocurrencies from Securities Laws

| Stan Higgins

Two members of the U.S. House of Representatives are seeking to exempt cryptocurrencies and certain other digital assets from securities laws.

Ohio Becomes First US State to Allow Taxes to Be Paid in Bitcoin

| Yogita Khatri

Ohio has become the first U.S. state to allow taxes to be paid in bitcoin, starting with businesses.