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A DAO Is No Defense: CFTC Says Decentralization Does Not Immunize DeFi from Regulation

USA - October 11 2022 Under the existing legal regimes, decentralized autonomous organizations ("DAO" or "DAOs") have been viewed as a way to hedge against regulatory…

David E. Aron, James Burnham, Dorothy N. Giobbe, Sarah L. Levine, Mark W. Rasmussen

Derivatives Markets Under Sanction and Pandemic Pressure: How to Respond

USA - June 20 2022 The sanctions placed on Russia, a major exporter of commodities, as well as Russia's own blockade of Ukrainian exports, such as wheat, have caused a…

David E. Aron, Qian Hu, Locke R. McMurray, Cristina Pérez Soto, Joshua B. Sterling

CFPB to Invoke "Dormant Authority" to Supervise Nonbank Fintech Companies

USA - April 29 2022 The CFPB announced in a press release that it plans to invoke a "dormant authority" under the Dodd-Frank Act to regulate nonbank fintech companies. On…

James Burnham, Antonio F. Dias, Dorothy N. Giobbe, Mark W. Rasmussen, Joshua B. Sterling

FinCEN Warns Institutions of Sanctions Evasion Risks

USA - March 21 2022 As the U.S. government's economic sanctions against Russia continue to grow, regulators are calling on financial institutions to help detect and…

Henry Klehm III, Ronald W.Sharpe

White House Issues Executive Order Calling for Inter-Agency Study of Digital Assets

USA - March 11 2022 President Biden's executive order calls for "whole-of-government" approach to studying risks and harnessing potential benefits of digital asset…

James Burnham, Dorothy N. Giobbe, Lori A. Hellkamp, Mark W. Rasmussen, Joshua B. Sterling