Law

Mar 25, 2020 at 10:15
Central Bank of Russia Reveals New Amendments to Bill on Cryptocurrency
The Central Bank of Russia (BoR) has shared some important statements about proposed cryptocurrency legalisation, especially on their issuance and circulation.
Mar 12, 2020 at 11:02
Two People Arrested in Japan for Holding Coins Linked to Coincheck’s $530m 2018 Heist
On March 11, the Tokyo Metropolitan Police arrested two people in connection with the $580m hack on cryptocurrency exchange Coincheck. The police revealed that the two men were found in possession of NEM cryptocurrency linked to the cryptocurrency stolen from the exchange in 2018.
Mar 09, 2020 at 08:23
South Korea Parliament Passes a Law to Control Cryptocurrency Use
The South Korean Parliament has at long last passed another act that will see the nation's cryptocurrency market regulated by  a legitimate administrative rule.
Mar 05, 2020 at 17:10
Korea Passes Special Law on Cryptocurrency, What Will Change in the Future?
As the Special Money Act passed the South Korean National Assembly's plenary session, the Enforcement Decree is in full force.
Mar 05, 2020 at 16:45
Germany Acknowledges Bitcoin as a Financial Instrument
The German Federal Financial Supervisory Authority (BaFin)  has declared Bitcoin should be regarded as a financial instrument. The authority issued a guideline that clarifies the status of cryptocurrencies and associated regulations that govern businesses within the cryptocurrency sector.
Feb 12, 2020 at 11:03
US Government Sells Stolen Bitcoins
The American government turned against its own word and offered to auction to the public stolen bitcoins it retrieved and held in custody. Although the US is among the fast developing countries in the world and a leader of technology, the US has been slow in legalizing bitcoin usage in the economy. For this reason many innovators fell on the wrong side of the law and got their assets frozen by the government.
Feb 08, 2020 at 10:57
Cryptocurrency Initiatives Could See 3-year Immunity from US Securities Laws
Blockchain initiatives could get a 3-year immunity or grace period from U.S. securities laws to create distributed systems. As per the latest Safe Harbor application by Hester Peirce, U.S. SEC Commissioner.
Dec 27, 2019 at 11:10
Russia Admits Cryptocurrency can Be Used for Bribes
The Russian Supreme Court has made it clear that “digital rights,” which is a term used to mean coins and tokens in the country’s law, can be used to facilitate illegal activities such as bribes, in the same way as fiat currency, property and other valuable assets are.
Nov 15, 2019 at 11:53
M5S to Apply Blockchain to Financial and Agrifood Industry
Blockchain technology is already known to the Sardinian agribusiness. The law proposal presented by the M5S regional councilor Alessandro Solinas, aimed at creating a multifunctional regional IT platform able to reconstruct and follow the path of food through all stages of production in Italy, is an ambitious and great potential goal from the farm to the fork.
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