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Cryptocurrency vs. Initial Coin Offerings (ICO): Different Animals, Different Regulatory Concerns
  • Dykema Gossett PLLC
  • USA
  • July 23 2018

The recent flurry of activity and press coverage, over the past 18 months in particular, concerning “initial coin offerings” (also referred to as a


DLT Exchanges Under the Newly Enacted VFA Act
  • MAMO TCV Advocates
  • Malta
  • July 23 2018

The Maltese Parliament has approved and enacted three Acts aimed at regulating Distributed Ledger Technology (hereafter referred to as "DLT") and the


CFTC Issues Customer Advisory on Digital Coins and Tokens
  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • USA
  • July 20 2018

The Commodity Futures Trading Commission has issued an advisory warning customers of the dangers of purchasing digital coins or tokens. Among other


Ripple Labs Case Will Address Key Cryptocurrency Question
  • Cohen & Gresser LLP
  • USA
  • June 12 2018

It is time to start talking about the elephant in the room. A critical question about the regulation of cryptocurrencies that has long been apparent


An Introduction to Cryptocurrencies in Divorce
  • Dickinson Wright
  • USA
  • April 6 2018

A cryptocurrency is, in general terms, a digital asset used as a medium of exchange with encryption techniques to secure the transactions


Cryptocurrencies and the future of money
  • Burges Salmon LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • March 9 2018

In a speech (PDF) last week, Mark Carney set out his views on the future of money and how, in his view, this will change with the development of


U.S. Supreme Court grants writ of certiorari on Railroad Retirement Tax Act issue
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • USA
  • January 20 2018

The U.S. Supreme Court is poised to resolve a split between the Seventh and Eighth Circuits related to a federal program that is a well-kept secret


Bankers Life and Casualty: Illinois Appellate Court finds Connecting to Old Colleagues via LinkedIn Does not Constitute Unlawful Solicitation
  • Mintz
  • USA
  • July 17 2017

In Bankers Life v. American Senior Benefits, an appellate court found that an ex-employee’s invitation to connect with old colleagues via LinkedIn did


Utah to treat certain virtual currency as abandoned property
  • Cooley LLP
  • USA
  • April 7 2017

On March 24, Utah modified its Unclaimed Property Act to include virtual currency in its definitions. The law includes virtual currency in the


Money, bits and banking: Florida case implicates legal status of digital currencies in the US
  • White & Case LLP
  • USA
  • October 3 2016

Introductory level economics textbooks often begin with a discussion of a surprisingly tricky question - what is money? In economics parlance, money