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Banks and Bitcoin exchanges
  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • USA
  • June 29 2015

This is the fifth post in our Bitcoin Bankruptcy series on the Weil Bankruptcy Blog. We have concluded that a hypothetical U.S.-based Bitcoin


DOJ Assistant AG Caldwell delivers remarks at the ABA’s National Institute on Bitcoin and other Digital Currencies
  • BuckleySandler LLP
  • USA
  • June 26 2015

Today, Assistant Attorney General Leslie Caldwell delivered remarks at the ABA’s National Institute on Bitcoin and Other Digital Currencies. Speaking


New York DFS issues final BitLicence rule
  • Sidley Austin LLP
  • USA
  • June 26 2015

On June 3 2015 the New York State Department of Financial Services (DFS) released its final BitLicence rules. The DFS issued its original draft rules


August 10 deadline set for New York virtual currency firms to apply for BitLicense
  • BuckleySandler LLP
  • USA
  • June 26 2015

On June 24, the New York State Register published the Department of Financial Services’ BitLicense framework, requiring companies and individuals who


More than just a little bit - New Jersey Division of Taxation says convertible virtual currency transactions, like bitcoins, are subject to state sales and use tax, corporation business tax and gross income tax
  • Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP
  • USA
  • June 25 2015

The New Jersey Division of Taxation has issued a technical advisory memorandum (TAM) explaining New Jersey's tax position that transactions involving


“Not necessarily regulation, but regulation as necessary”: Canadian Senate Committee weighs in on regulation of digital currency
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • USA
  • June 25 2015

In March of 2014, the Minister of Finance tasked the Standing Senate Committee on Banking, Trade and Commerce to examine the use of digital


New York State adopts BitLicenses and comprehensive rules for virtual currency firms
  • Arnold & Porter LLP
  • USA
  • June 17 2015

On June 3, 2015, the New York State Department of Financial Services (NYDFS) released final regulations governing virtual currency firms operating in


Online health care, consumer data, cybersecurity risks, accounting fraud, patents Expect Focus Vol. II, Spring 2015
  • Carlton Fields Jorden Burt
  • Global, USA
  • June 17 2015

Large-scale data breaches have become increasingly common, bringing with them not only bad press and loss of customer goodwill


BitLicense: New York issues licensing and regulatory framework for virtual currencies
  • Morgan Lewis & Bockius LLP
  • USA
  • June 16 2015

On June 3, the New York Department of Financial Services (NYDFS) issued final rules establishing a licensing and regulatory framework for companies


State regulation of virtual currency: a recap
  • Carlton Fields Jorden Burt
  • USA
  • June 15 2015

This may be the year of the virtual currency. Virtual currencies have garnered much media, investor, and government attention. But, as venture