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Betting Big on Blockchain

USA - September 14 2018 Blockchain and sports gambling seem to be a natural fit. Sports gambling has been at the forefront of the news cycle since the U.S. Supreme Court…

Multi-Billion Dollar Japanese Tech Conglomerate to Process Salaries in Bitcoin

USA - January 4 2018 GMO Internet Inc. (“GMO”) is a Japanese-based tech conglomerate with over 4,700 full-time employees and a market cap of over 200 billion yen. Since…

New York Approves Nationwide Licensing Tool for Virtual Currency Business Activity Companies

USA - January 11 2019 New York State has taken measures this year to modernize its approach to regulation for blockchain-based companies. Even before Assembly Bill A8783B…

S.D.N.Y. Dismisses Dodd-Frank Whistleblower Claim Because Retaliation Claims Were Already Arbitrated

USA - August 10 2017 The Southern District of New York recently dismissed Dodd-Frank whistleblower retaliation claims brought by an employer’s ex-President and an…

Steven J. Pearlman

E.D. Pennsylvania Dismisses Dodd-Frank Whistleblower Claim After Plaintiff Fails to Qualify as a Whistleblower

USA - July 12 2017 On July 6, 2017, the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania dismissed a whistleblower claim after determining that the plaintiff…

Lloyd B. Chinn, Harris M Mufson