Thursday, March 4, 2021

Economy & Regulation

Bitcoin Makes Historic First Appearance in US Supreme Court Opinion

Thursday marked a historic day for bitcoin, as the flagship cryptocurrency made its first appearance in an opinion published by the US Supreme...

Bitcoin Just Got a Shoutout in a New US Supreme Court...

That's not something you see every day: an opinion from the U.S. Supreme Court that makes a reference to cryptocurrencies. Source link

US: SEC Obtains Emergency Court Order to Freeze Assets of Fraudulent...

The U.S. SEC has received an emergency court order to freeze the assets of Dominic Lacroix, who was previously accused of violating securities...

North Carolina Banking Bill Passes — Adds Virtual Currency License Requirements

The state of North Carolina has pushed the passage of House Bill 86 and some digital currency advocates and firms like Coinbase believe...

Reality Shares Launches World’s First China Blockchain ETF

In an effort to take advantage of China’s innovation in the cryptocurrency sphere, asset management firm Reality Shares launched the first ever blockchain...

France Warns of Several Unauthorized Cryptocurrency Platforms

France’s financial markets regulator has issued a new warning against unauthorized platforms offering cryptocurrency investments. The regulator has added four websites to its...

Trump Official Argues for 'Sweet Spot' in Crypto Regulation

The U.S. government needs to develop reasonable regulations around the nascent cryptocurrency space, said OMB director Mick Mulvaney. Source link

Control of Highly Demanded Crypto Classes May Spark Turf War at...

Can only a law professor teach about smart contracts? Universities have faced several challenges with adding crypto classes to their curriculum such as...