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
Dale & Lessmann LLP
The Canadian Securities Administration (CSA) issued "CSA Staff Notice 21-327 Guidance on the Application of Securities Legislation to Entities Facilitating the Trading of 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...
A. Karitzis & Associates L.L.C
In the Republic of Cyprus, the field of provision of investment and related services is, at a large extent, regulated.
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,...
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 International Organization of Securities Commission (IOSCO) published a report setting out the issues and risks around cryptoasset trading platforms (CTPs).
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"...
Proskauer Rose LLP
Once purely theoretical, "majority" or "51%" attacks on public blockchains have dealt participants a reality check: The fundamental assumption of Satoshi Nakamoto's 2008...