FDIC continues cease and desist sweep regarding deposit insurance and cryptocurrencies – Fin Tech

26 August 2022 Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP To print this article, all you need to do is register or log in to Mondaq.com. A couple of weeks ago, we reported that the FDIC and the Federal Reserve Board sent a cease and desist (“C&D”) letter to Voyager Capital to stop representing that … Read more

Ohio State Board of Professional Conduct Says Lawyers Can Hold Crypto in Escrow – Fin Tech

To print this article, all you need to do is register or log in to Mondaq.com. Get those cold storage crypto wallets ready, Ohio lawyers! The Ohio Board of Professional Conduct issued an advisory opinion allowing attorneys to accept and hold cryptocurrency in escrow when involved in representing a client or a third … Read more

Treasury Department Seeks to Coordinate Globally on Crypto Regulation – Fin Tech

03 August 2022 Sheppard Mullin Richter and Hampton To print this article, all you need to do is register or log in to Mondaq.com. On July 7, 2022, the Treasury Department laid out how it would work with its counterparts abroad and in international forums as the US studies cryptocurrencies to establish a … Read more

Crypto compensation? Bitcoin bonus? New York State employers must weigh applications carefully – Fin Tech

28 July 2022 harris beach To print this article, all you need to do is register or log in to Mondaq.com. If your staff member wants their paycheck in cryptocurrency, should you, as an employer in good standing, agree to the request? You don’t have to work in Silicon Valley or play for … Read more

Privacy Coin Decryption – Privacy Protection

Blockchain is gaining popularity, but it has a privacy problem. Vitalik Buterin, the founder of Ethereum, sums up the concern: “As seductive as the other advantages of a blockchain are, neither companies nor individuals are particularly interested in publishing all of their information in a public database that can be arbitrarily read without restriction by … Read more

Guideline on Trading in Crypto Assets: Key Points in Commodity Futures Trading Supervisory Board Regulation No. 8 of 2021 on the Implementation of the Guideline on Physical Market Trading of Crypto Assets on the Exchange Futures – Fin Tech

June 29, 2022 Nusantara Law Association To print this article, all you need to do is register or log in to Mondaq.com. To provide public certainty in crypto asset trading, the Commodity Futures Trading Oversight Board/ Badan Pengawas Perdagangan Berjangka Komoditi(“Bappebti“) has issued Regulation No. 8 of 2021 on the implementation of the … Read more

CFTC: agency prepared to regulate cryptocurrencies – Fin Tech

June 28, 2022 Sheppard Mullin Richter and Hampton To print this article, all you need to do is register or log in to Mondaq.com. On June 14, CFTC Commissioner Christy Goldsmith Romero discussed crypto regulation, dismissing suggestions that the agency would take a relaxed approach to regulating crypto, and stating that the CFTC … Read more