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CDCROP: CFTC logo
CFTC Bypassed Legal Requirement in Trying to Serve Ooki DAO, Crypto Supporters Claim
Andreessen Horowitz, LexPunK and the DeFi Education Fund filed their responses to the CFTC.
CDCROP: CFTC logo

CFTC Chair Rostin Behnam (Danny Nelson/CoinDesk)
CFTC Pushes Back Against Amicus Briefs in Ooki DAO Lawsuit
Lawyers for the CFTC served notice of the lawsuit against the DAO via a website help bot and a forum post. The four amicus briefs say the CFTC wasn't playing fair.
CFTC Chair Rostin Behnam (Danny Nelson/CoinDesk)

CDCROP: Andreessen Horowitz (a16z) is a venture capital firm in Silicon Valley, California (Haotian Zheng/Unsplash)
Crypto Investor a16z Wants to Join Ooki DAO Defense Against CFTC
Andreessen Horowitz is just the latest entity looking to argue the commodities regulator must serve its lawsuit against individual members of the DAO, not the DAO itself.
CDCROP: Andreessen Horowitz (a16z) is a venture capital firm in Silicon Valley, California (Haotian Zheng/Unsplash)

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Crypto Update | DAOs Aren't People, Crypto Lawyers Tell Court in CFTC's Ooki Case
With bitcoin, ether and much of the cryptocurrency market down today, plus a look at a hilarious way to get served, CoinDesk’s “Markets Daily” is back with the latest news roundup.
Markets Daily Podcast Cover

CDCROP: LEGO figure heads (Jan Huber/Unsplash)
How Crypto Advocates Are Defending Ooki DAO
The case seemed bound to reach one specific conclusion, but not anymore!
CDCROP: LEGO figure heads (Jan Huber/Unsplash)

CDCROP: Stephen Palley at Consensus 2019 (Shutterstock/CoinDesk)
DAOs Aren't People, Crypto Lawyers Tell Court in CFTC's Ooki Case
The CFTC should serve the people it believes are responsible for Ooki DAO's alleged violations rather than the DAO itself, LeXpunK Army argued Monday.
CDCROP: Stephen Palley at Consensus 2019 (Shutterstock/CoinDesk)

CDCROP: Rostin Behnam Commissioner of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (Suzanne Cordeiro/Shutterstock/CoinDesk)
Crypto Venture Capital Fund Paradigm Also Wants CFTC to Serve Ooki DAO's Members
Paradigm has become the third entity to try and join the Ooki DAO case, arguing the CFTC should identify and serve its lawsuit against individual members rather than the DAO as a whole.
CDCROP: Rostin Behnam Commissioner of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (Suzanne Cordeiro/Shutterstock/CoinDesk)

CDCROP: Rostin Behnam Commissioner of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (Suzanne Cordeiro/Shutterstock/CoinDesk)
US Judge Allows Crypto Advocates to Join Ooki Defense Against CFTC
LeXpunK Army and the DeFi Education Fund asked for permission to argue the CFTC could not serve Ooki DAO members through website chat bot.
CDCROP: Rostin Behnam Commissioner of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (Suzanne Cordeiro/Shutterstock/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)