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Patent Strategies for Cryptocurrencies and Blockchain Technology
  • Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP
  • USA, Australia
  • April 3 2018

Cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology are rapidly emerging as disruptive Technologies. As has happened with many new Technologies, particularly

SEC and CFTC Chairmen Testify before Senate on Cryptoasset Regulation
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • March 22 2018

Last month, SEC chairman Jay Clayton and CFTC chairman Christopher Giancarlo testified before the Senate Banking Committee on their agencies’

Blockchain in Energy - Where Do We Stand? Where Do We Go From Here?
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • March 16 2018

For all the publicity generated by the recent increase in value of Bitcoin, as well as the generally increasing awareness of the existence of

Why is Crypto so important and should I care?
  • Conyers Dill & Pearman
  • Global
  • February 7 2018

A few years ago, if you had mentioned the term "cryptocurrency" to me, I would have imagined some kind of currency involving an underworld banking

Ethereum, Ether and Smart Contracts
  • MLT Aikins LLP
  • Canada, Global
  • January 15 2018

Blockchain has led to serious consideration of how its decentralized technology can be applied in the finance sector and beyond. In this post we

SFTA publishes further rates for cryptocurrencies
  • MME Legal Tax Compliance
  • Switzerland
  • January 2 2018

Since 31st December 2015, the Swiss Federal Tax Authorities ("SFTA") publish an "official" exchange rate for Bitcoin. This exchange rate is a

Cryptocurrency CFD Warning
  • K&L Gates
  • United Kingdom
  • November 20 2017

The UK Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has recently issued a consumer warning about contracts for differences (CFDs), including financial spread

Artificial Intelligence and Blockchain How will these impact IP law?
  • Adams & Adams
  • Global
  • November 15 2017

A recently published White Paper titled “Artificial Intelligence, Human Expertise - How technology and trade mark experts work together to meet

Ontario Securities Commission Approves Initial Token Offering
  • Bennett Jones LLP
  • USA, Canada
  • October 26 2017

On October 17, 2017, the Ontario Securities Commission (OSC) issued its decision In the Matter of Token Funder Inc. The decision granted exemptive

OSC Invites TokenFunder to Play in the CSA Sandbox
  • Davies Ward Phillips & Vineberg LLP
  • Canada
  • October 26 2017

Earlier this month, the Ontario Securities Commission (OSC) released its decision to grant exemptive relief from applicable Canadian registration