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Blockchain and Healthcare Innovation: A City, Academia, and Technology Firms Join Forces to find Blockchain Solutions to Address Public Health Challenges

USA - June 14 2019 As the excitement around blockchain technology continues to grow in the healthcare sector, there is an increasing realization that blockchain has the…

FinCEN - We Will Identify Where Compliance Is Not Taking Place And Take Appropriate Action

USA - May 14 2019 Last week we reported that FinCEN had issued new guidance addressing cryptocurrency and other convertible virtual currency. The need for compliance…

FinCEN Updates Guidance on Crytpo

USA - May 10 2019 FinCEN has issued 2 new guidance documents addressing cryptocurrency and other convertible virtual currency (CVC). The guidance does not establish…

Popular Open Source Software under Patent Attack

USA - May 9 2019 Sound View Innovations is launching patent attacks against commonly used open source software including jQuery and Apache Hadoop. Sound View is…

New Effort to Exempt Crypto Currency from Certain SEC, Tax and Other Regulatory Burdens

USA - April 16 2019 A new bill, the Token Taxonomy Act was introduced to congress to amend the Securities Act of 1933 and the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 to exclude…

SEC Issues First No Action Letter on Crypto Tokens

USA - April 9 2019 On April 3, 2019, the SEC issued its first no-action letter for a crypto token! This is a significant step in providing regulatory clarity for when a…

Blockchain Games and Collectibles - Patents and Other Legal Issues

USA - March 19 2019 Blockchain Games and Collectibles Are on the Rise - The use of blockchain (or distributed ledger) technology for games (a.k.a blockchain games) and…

Not Every (Open Source) Cloud Has a Silver Lining

USA - March 5 2019 The use of open source with cloud-based deployments has become more complicated. Until recently, the OSS license issues with cloud deployments have…

HIMMS19 Conference - Blockchain Symposium Recap

USA - February 13 2019 The first day of the HIMSS19 conference featured a day long blockchain symposium focusing on “How Blockchain Technology Brings Value to Healthcare.”…

Security Tokens — A Superior Platform for Securities Holding and Trading

USA - November 30 2018 The use of digital securities or security tokens has coincided with the explosion of crypto-currencies and efforts to establish Internet-traded coins…