Receita Federal passará a exigir declaração de informações sobre operações com criptoativos.
The Canadian Securities Administrators (CSA) recently published guidance around the application of Canadian securities laws to platforms that facilitate transactions involving crypto assets
Bedell Cristin Cayman Partnership
As the English High Court describes, in the context of proprietary injunctions, the Legal Statement of the UK Jurisdiction Task Force (UKJT)...
Once the investment strategy has been determined, and there is the necessary interest from investors, the decision needs to be made on the most optimal way to structure the fund.
Adopting the analysis of the United Kingdom Jurisdictional Task Force ('UKJT") on the proprietary status of crypto currencies, a recent decision of the English High Court, AA v Persons Unknown...
On 11 February 2020, five months after the German federal government adopted a blockchain strategy, the Bavarian state government implemented a blockchain strategy of its own, acknowledging that blockchain is a key digitalization technology.
The Bank for International Settlements has published a working paper on the economic drivers of FinTech adoption,...
Arnone & Sicomo
Cryptocurrency and Blockchain in Luxembourg: find here all news in order to invest safely on cryptocurrencies and Blockchain. Read here.
S.P.A. Ajibade & Co.
In light of the rapid adoption of technology in the financial services sector, the Securities and Exchange Commission ("the SEC" or "the Commission") ...
The recently issued Spanish National Securities Market Commission's guide on FinTech looks at the different types of FinTech companies and the considerations to bear in mind when using such services.
The International Organization of Securities Commission (IOSCO) published a report setting out the issues and risks around cryptoasset trading platforms (CTPs).
On Jan. 28, a federal judge in Florida dismissed without prejudice the nation's first antitrust suit involving cryptocurrency.
Steptoe & Johnson LLP
In our 300th episode of The Cyberlaw Podcast, Stewart Baker interviews Jonathan Reiber (@jonathanreiber) regarding his paper for the Berkeley Center for Long-Term Cybersecurity,...
This list of disclosures is notable for a few reasons.
Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP
The Government Accountability Office made several recommendations to the IRS on guidance to improve compliance with virtual currency transaction reporting.
On Feb. 11, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York and officials from field offices of the Department of Homeland Security.
Australia rolled out its national blockchain road map this month, citing the technology's importance in global markets and estimating the sector's international business value at more than $175 billion by 2025.
A press release late last week announced that blockchain startup SIMBA Chain has been awarded a five-year, $9.5 million contract with the U.S. Navy.
Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton
From payments using bitcoin to smart contracts, blockchain technologies are revolutionizing how business is done in every industry.
On Feb. 6, during a speech at the International Blockchain Congress in Chicago, SEC Commissioner Hester M. Peirce unveiled a proposed "safe harbor"...